Advanced Practice H: Community (CSCD4062)

UNIT OF STUDY

Students provide an assessment and/or intervention service to clients within the community. They manage a varied client caseload, as well as participate in a variety of clinical management and clinical service activities in both an on and off campus setting. Students take part in regular supervisory conferences with their clinical educators and other students. Students enrolled in this unit of study will also attend lectures regarding topics related to professional practice as a speech pathologist.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information

Classes

Lectures Tuesday to Thursday in orientation week, 1x2hr CSCD4052 lecture/week weeks 1-13, clinical - 1 day/week community placements scheduled Tuesday to Thursday, attendance required for 1 day/week for 10 to 13 weeks, intake participation on Friday mornings required for a total of 5 hours per semester, first year screenings total an approximate 2hr commitment per semester

Assessment

Clinical competency assessment (100%) and - orientation (0% barrier task), clinical meetings (0% barrier task), intake statement of learning (0% barrier task), first year screening statement of learning (0% barrier task), other required paperwork (0% barrier task), TAM duty (0% barrier task) and attend CSCD4052 lectures (0% barrier task)

Textbooks

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 (2011)
Academic lecture materials relevant to the caseload(s)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

CSCD3082 and CSCD3089

Corequisites

CSCD4061

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.