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
Lectures during orientation; 1x2hr CSCD4052 lecture/week weeks 1-13; 1x1hr CSCD4052 tutorial/week weeks 1-13
Clinical competency assessment (100%); 0% barrier tasks - clinic orientation, clinic meetings, intake statement of learning, first year screening statement of learning, required paperwork, and 80% attendance at CSCD4052 lectures
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) CDTRC Clinic Handbook (available on eLearning) Academic lecture materials relevant to the caseload(s)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
CSCD3082 and CSCD3089
Students must hold a current CPR certificate before they can commence in this unit. Attendance at clinic orientation is compulsory. Clinical placements are scheduled from January - December and hence may commence prior to the official start of semester and/or may extend beyond week 16 depending on availability. Students must maintain the currency of their clinical compliance paperwork for the duration of the course. See the Speech Pathology Clinical Education section of the Faculty Handbook. Students must advise the Course Director before enrolling in this unit of study if they are a prohibited person under the NSW Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012.
Study this unit outside a degree
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.
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.