Speech Pathology Practice (Introduction) (CSCD5019)


This unit provides an introduction to speech pathology practice. Students will gain an understanding of communication and its components through various theoretical, experiential and practical activities.

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1x1-hr lecture/week, (weeks 1-13), 1x1hr tutorial/week, (weeks 2-11)


presentation and flyer (40%), practical language sampling and analysis (60%)


Paul, Rhea (2007). Introduction to Clinical Methods in Communication Disorders. 2nd Editon. Paul. H. Brookes Publishing. Baltimore: Maryland.
The Clinic Handbook. Available via the eLearning site.

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Additional Information

This unit of study is a prerequisite for CSCD5027

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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.