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SL4101 - Honours Study in Speech Pathology 1

Credit points: 3
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Healthcare Sciences

Enrolment in this subject is restricted to all students enrolled in the Bachelor of Speech Pathology with Honours (including students from IHCAP stream who undertake Honours).

Students will make progress with the Honours Research Project developed and commenced in SL3103 and SL3106. The progress will include development of introduction and methodology sections.

Learning Outcomes

  • demonstrate the ability to review and critically appraise the literature relevant to the chosen research topic;
  • plan and manage the process of data collection;
  • demonstrate competency in research-based academic writing skills.
Prerequisites: SL3106
SL4005 SL4200 SL4201 SL4300 SL4301


Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Coordinator: Ms Louise Brown, Ms Frances Cochrane
Lecturer: Dr Trish Wielandt.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 26 hours workshops/Seminars - Supervision meetings and workshops
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: assignments; introduction (%); methodology (%); self evaluation (%); progress report x 2 - hurdle (%).
Special Assessment Requirements: Students must successfully pass all components to pass this subject. Students are required to attend and actively participate in at least 80% of all scheduled classes.

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.