SL2004 - Speech Pathology Practice 1
|Student Contribution Band:
||Sch Public Health,Trop Medicine&Rehabilitation Sc (pre 2015)
Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Speech Pathology,
Speech Pathology IHCAP Program and the Bachelor of Speech Pathology Honours Programs.
Students will begin to develop clinical skills and apply knowledge in clinical settings.
Students will participate in clinical education placements in which they will work
with supervision by and guidance from clinical educators. Students will have the opportunity
to observe and work directly with clients with a range of impairments, activity limitations
and participation restrictions related to speech, language, voice, fluency and swallowing.
The main caseload will be paediatric speech and language impairments. Students will
be involved with assessment, planning and delivery of services for individual cases,
as well as providing community education. A range of settings, both in the internal
clinic and external facilities will be used to ensure that students begin to develop
clinical competence with a variety of clients and in differing clinical contexts.
- students will experience (directly or indirectly) clinical management of a range of
speech, language, voice, fluency or swallowing disorders;
- students will communicate their observations and clinical findings verbally and in
writing in a professional and ethical manner;
- students will demonstrate professional and ethical behaviour appropriate to the policies
and procedures of the clinical placement setting and the profession of speech pathology;
- students will begin to progress from beginning levels of clinical competence toward
intermediate levels of competence across all units of the Competency Based Occupational
Standards for Speech Pathologists - 2001 in terms of independence, caseload complexity,
efficiency and critical/creative thinking.
||SL2001 and SL2002 and SL2006 AND Allow concurrent for SL2001 and SL2006
Study Period 2
|Census Date 28-Aug-2014
||Ms Louise Brown
||Ms Louise Brown, <Person not found>.
- 52 hours clinical placement
- 12 hours professional experience
||clinical competencies - assessment of skills in clinical practice using the speech
pathology australia clinical evaluation tool and may include a clinical viva (a standard
evaluation of student clincal problem solving and skill development) (%); portfolio of clinical experience - a collection of material demonstrating developing
competency within the cbos 2001 framework (%).
|Special Assessment Requirements:
||This subject will be marked as a non-graded pass/fail. Students must successfully
pass all components to pass this subject.
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest