Description: Swedish massage is an introduction to general massage that employs the fundamental manipulations (techniques) applied to the soft tissues of the body. Swedish massage forms the underpinning practical and theoretical knowledge for Remedial Massage 1 & 2. In this unit of study you will learn the basic techniques, ethical behaviour and boundaries, draping, contraindications, history and definition of
massage etc. Participants on finishing this unit of study should be competent in all areas of general massage.
Self Directed Learning: Components of this unit require self directed study where students will perform research and or set tasks followed by reviews promoting learning, engagement, debate and group discussion.
Assessment: This unit of study is assessed via assignments, practical assessments in class and online quiz.
Pre-requisites: Please check the study plan for the qualification in which you are enrolled.?
Co-requisites: Please check the study plan for the qualification in which you are enrolled.