Research Led Practice (CSCD5032)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit will provide the opportunity for students to apply the skills needed for critical evaluation of literature pertinent to speech pathology practice and the principles underlying evidence-based practice. Students will focus on specific areas of specialised practice. These areas will be chosen to strengthen the student's professional portfolio demonstrating competencies in all required areas.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information

Classes

Online (Week -1 to 8)

Assessment

Clinical question with peer critique (10%), two critically appraised papers with peer critiques (20%), one critically appraised topic with peer critique (40%), Special Interest Group report (30%) and elearning participation (0% barrier task)

Textbooks

Hoffmann, T., Bennett, S., & Del Mar, C. (2013). Evidence based practice: Across the health professions. 2nd edition. Sydney: Elsevier

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

CSCD5022, CSCD5023, CSCD5025, CSCD5028, CSCD5029, CSCD5031

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.