Specialist Studies 1 (CSCD5022)
UNIT OF STUDY
This unit examines assessment, diagnosis and management of specialist populations, including stuttering and clients with complex communication needs.
Our courses that offer this unit of study
Further unit of study information
2x2-hr lectures/week, 1x1-hr tutorials/week
Two barrier tasks (0%), 1500 word case-based assignment (25%), client assessment (20%), 1 x 1-hr final case-based exams (25%); case-based viva (30%)
Onslow, M. (2015). Stuttering and its management: Eleven lectures. Retrieved from http://sydney.edu.au/health-sciences/asrc/downloads/index.shtml.; Downing, June E et al (2015) Teaching Communication Skills to Students with Severe Disabilities, Third Edition Paul H. Brookes Pub, Baltimore; Workbook available for purchase on-campus
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
This unit is a prerequisite for CSCD5027 and CSCD5032 and CSCD5033
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.