|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||Sch Public Health,Trop Medicine&Rehabilitation Sc|
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 subject has two main components. In the first component students will discuss the knowledge, skills and attitudes which are used by speech pathologists and which will be practiced in their clinical practicum in second semester. Themes to be covered will include the use of clinical reasoning in assessment and management; procedures and approaches used in assessment and management; interacting with clients and others; establishing meaningful goals with clients and others; evaluating the effectiveness of interventions. In the second component, students will learn about types of hearing loss and central auditory processing disorders (CAPD), hearing measurement and testing, the impact of loss of hearing across the lifespan and the role of speech pathology in management of people with a hearing loss.
|Prerequisites:||SL1001 AND HS1003 AND SL1004|
|Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2|
|Census Date 25-Aug-2011|
|Coordinator:||Ms Louise Brown|
|Lecturers:||Ms Louise Brown, <Person not found>.|
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (30%); quizzes or tests (20%); assignments (50%).|
|Special Assessment Requirements:||All assessment components must be passed.|
An enrolment quota applies to this offering.
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.