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Traversing threshold concepts has been identified as crucial in becoming an occupational therapist. To support this learning, previous research has emphasised the value of students engaging in practice-based learning, accompanying reflection, and a curriculum which makes threshold concepts explicit to students. Role-emerging placements form part of students' practice-based learning in many universities and could offer a valuable opportunity for students to learn threshold concepts. Understanding the value of threshold concepts to enhance role-emerging placement learning from both the students' and educators' perspectives warrants further research. The aim of this study was to examine how occupational therapy students on role-emerging placements in school settings experienced applying threshold concepts and how it impacted on their learning.
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Name: Australian occupational therapy journal
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Hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of any occupational or work activity for remedial purposes.
The smallest difference which can be discriminated between two stimuli or one which is barely above the threshold.
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