96126 Speech Pathology Clinical Practice 26cp; 2hrs per fortnight (workshops), external or internal clinical placement sessions
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.
This subject involves a clinical placement for work-integrated learning in child and adult 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. They 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 and adults.
Students maintain an e-portfolio to demonstrate their learning, development of critical thinking, and professional development.
Autumn session, City campus
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