Speech Sound Disorders (CSCD2068)

UNIT OF STUDY

Students will acquire knowledge about speech sound disorders and will cover techniques for assessment, analysis and intervention of such disorders through case-based and project based learning activities. Students will learn skills of phonological analysis and will learn to evaluate research evidence for best practice in assessment, diagnosis and intervention of speech sound disorders in children. This unit of study provides students with essential theoretical background to begin Speech Pathology clinical practice units.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information

Classes

1x3-hr lecture/week and 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Assessment

phonological processes test (10%), case study assignment (40%), and end semester exam (50%)

Textbooks

Students will purchase Speech Sound Disorders Workbook on campus

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

CSCD1034 and CSCD1032

Corequisites

CSCD2064 or CSCD2065

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.