96122 Speech Pathology Clinical Practice 16cp; 2hrs per fortnight (workshops), external or internal clinical placement sessions
Requisite(s): 96116 Fundamentals in Speech Pathology AND 96115 Evidence-based Practice in Speech Pathology AND 96118 Language Disorders in Children AND 96117 Speech Sound Disorders in Children
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This subject involves a clinical placement for work-integrated learning in child clinics, as well as practical workshops and clinical skills training in class. Students participate in the real-life application of the theory learned and the skills developed through coursework. Students learn through supervised practice in clinic settings and simulated clinics. With directed tasks and observation by practising speech pathologists, this practice-based learning builds skills in optimising speech pathology management of children. Students maintain an e-portfolio to demonstrate their learning, development of critical thinking, and professional development.
Spring session, City campus
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