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|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Healthcare Sciences|
This subject further develops students' clinical knowledge, skills, and professional attributes with an emphasis on advancing competence to work clinically with children and adults with a range of communication needs. Students will develop awareness and ability to apply a range of advanced communication techniques for the purpose of facilitating clients' and other stakeholders' engagement and participation in speech pathology practices. The subject will provide opportunities to consolidate and further develop skills in administering assessment and implementing intervention in a range of practice areas including voice. Students will undertake direct and simulated clinical placement activities under the supervision of clinical educators and will gain experience of working with paediatric and/or adult clients with concerns related to communication and/or swallowing.
Passing requirements: complete and submit all assessment items; pass every assessment item; achieve a cumulative score of at least 50% after the application of any penalties such as late penalties; attend all scheduled clinical placement hours; participate in at least 80% of all class activities.
|Prerequisites:||HS2403 AND SL2002 AND SL2003 AND SL2012 AND (SL2013 OR RH2002)|
|Townsville, Study Period 1, Placement/fieldwork|
|Census Date 23-Mar-2023|
|Coordinator:||Ms Louise Brown, Mr Roger Newman|
|Lecturers:||Ms Louise Brown, Mr Roger Newman.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
Note: 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 official information.