Intermediate Clinic 1: Adult (CSCD3078)


Students will be responsible for planning and conducting an assessment of a paediatric client and related activities. Students will be responsible for the management of adult clients in on and/or off campus clinical settings. Students will be expected at the end of this unit of study to demonstrate skills within the intermediate zone of COMPASS Competency Assessment in Speech Pathology for all 11 competencies with child and adult clients across the range indicators (CBOS, 2011) of speech, language, voice and fluency disorders, unless the complexity of the disorder or specialist clinical setting indicates otherwise.

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clinical placement Monday to Friday for a minimum 12 face to face client hours per semester, regular compulsory group supervision meetings


clinical competency assessment (100%), required paperwork(0% barrier task) and, CPR certificate (0% barrier task)


There are no textbooks for this unit. You need to refer to the following documents: COMPASS Competency Assessment in Speech Pathology: Assessment Resource Manual (2013) Competency Based Occupational Standards (CBOS) for Speech Pathologists: Entry Level (2

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Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

CSCD2058 and CSCD2062 and (CSCD2066 or CSCD2067)



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