|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 will provide the theoretical foundation and professional skill base necessary for competent practice in the assessment, diagnosis and treatment/management of acquired motor speech impairments of neurological origin (the dysarthrias and apraxia of speech) across the lifespan. Informal and formal methods of assessment, diagnosis and treatment/management will be described and demonstrated.
|Prerequisites:||BM1051 AND BM1052 AND SL1004 AND SL2006Allow concurrent for BM1051 AND BM1052 AND SL1004|
|Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2|
|Census Date 25-Aug-2011|
|Coordinator:||Dr Samantha Siyambalapitiya|
|Lecturers:||Ms Louise Brown, Dr Samantha Siyambalapitiya.|
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (30% - 50%); quizzes or tests (10% - 20%); presentations (% - 20%); assignments (20% - 40%).|
|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.