Advanced Practice H: Paediatric (CSCD4063)
UNIT OF STUDY
Students are placed in one off-campus clinic, hospital, or other setting for four days per week for one, 6 week (or equivalent) block. Over the semester they manage a varied child caseload, participate in a variety of clinical management, clinical service, and multidisciplinary team activities, and participate in supervisory conferences on a regular basis.
Further unit of study information
Clinical Placement full time block Monday-Friday with on site attendance minimum 4days/week for 6 weeks or equivalent. Additional orientation sessions and debriefing attendance is also required.
Clinical competency assessment (100%), barrier tasks, attend briefing sessions, portfolio and submission of required paperwork
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)
Off-campus Placement Handbook (available on the Learning Management System (LMS))
Academic lecture materials relevant to the caseload(s)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
CSCD3082 and CSCD3089
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.