Practicum I (SLEE5012)


The practicum component involves application of the theory presented during the previous two semesters work. A presentation will be recorded electronically by the student who is expected to use the knowledge gained to present a well structured, well referenced coherent presentation on a topic of their choice. Nocturnal recordings, with the software required to analyse it will be provided. The student will score and comment on these studies.

Further unit of study information


Self-directed learning and application of previous theory. Expected student effort 6 hours per week. Also, an optional 1x1week residential school consisting of a series of lectures and practical classes is offered.


Presentation on a topic chosen by the student (50%), 1x sleep stage scoring assignment (50%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


SLEE5003 and SLEE5005

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.