SL4003 - Professional Competencies for Speech Pathology 2
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Healthcare Sciences
Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Speech Pathology,
Speech Pathology IHCAP Program and the Bachelor of Speech Pathology Honours Programs.
This course will develop student's understanding of ethical principles and the ethics
of care. In addition, students will apply these ethical reasoning to critical incidents
in speech pathology practice. Students will also develop knowledge about the legal
aspects which impact on the profession of speech pathology. Working in inter-professional
teams and developing appropriate service delivery models are key components to working
as a speech pathologist, especially in Northern Australia. This course provides the
knowledge base for team work and for conceptualizing specialised services. Student
will discuss different types of service delivery and team work that currently exists
in speech pathology. For example, the generic competencies for Rehabilitation will
- students will have knowledge of practice in specialist areas of speech pathology;
- students will understand the levels of competency required to practice in these areas;
- students will understand the ethical and legal requirements of specialist areas of
- students will develop an awareness of career paths of speech pathology and develop
knowledge and skills in working with teams;
- students will understand different service delivery models.
||HS2401 AND HS3401 AND SL3001 AND SL3002 AND SL3004 AND SL3005 AND (SL3006 OR SL3106)
Study Period 9
|Census Date 10-Oct-2019
||Ms Louise Brown.
The student workload for this
credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
- 26 hours lectures - Weeks 10 - 13
- 26 hours tutorials - Weeks 10 - 13
- assessment and self-directed study
||quizzes or tests (20% - 30%); presentations (30% - 40%); assignments (40% - 50%).
|Special Assessment Requirements:
||Students must achieve a minimum of 50% for all assessment components. Students are
required to attend a minimum of 80% of all tutorials, workshops and practical sessions.
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