University of Technology Sydney

96121 Stuttering

6cp; 2hpw (lectures), 2hpw (workshops)
Requisite(s): 96119 Research Design in Speech Pathology AND 96120 Augmentative and Alternative Communication AND 96124 Swallowing Disorders AND 96122 Speech Pathology Clinical Practice 1
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.


Students learn about stuttering in children and adults, assessment and intervention, psychosocial impacts, and stuttering management across the lifespan. They learn to identify and describe stuttering in preschool children, school-aged children, and adults, using appropriate measures for severity, speech naturalness, and anxiety. Using case-based inquiry and simulated learning experiences, this subject prepares students for 96129 Integrated Practice in Speech Pathology and 96130 Speech Pathology Clinical Placement 3.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus

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