Bachelor of Health Sciences – Hearing and Speech major

Bachelor of Health Sciences with a Hearing and Speech second major

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Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session
Course BPHEASCI2000: Pass course; full-time, 3 years

Year 1 (first offered 2014)

Semester 1
BIOL1003
Human Biology
6    A HSC Biology, however, students who have not completed HSC biology (or equivalent) are strongly advised to take the Biology Bridging Course (in February).
N BIOL1903, BIOL1993.
Semester 1
Summer Main
HSBH1006
Foundations of Health Science
6      Semester 1
PSYC1001
Psychology 1001
6      Semester 1
Summer Main
or
PSYC1002
Psychology 1002
6      Semester 2
Summer Main
One elective [6] (see note 1)
SEMESTER 1 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS
Semester 2
HSBH1008
Health Determinants and Interventions
6      Semester 2
HSBH1009
Health Care Resources and Systems
6      Semester 2
Two electives [12] (see note 1)
SEMESTER 2 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS

Year 2 (last offered 2014)

Semester 1
BIOS1163
Speech Science
6      Semester 1
CSCD1034
Linguistics and Phonetics
6    A Grammar bridging course or equivalent


Speech Pathology students must pass this unit in order to enrol in clinical units in Year 2. Students without a sound knowledge of formal traditional grammar are encouraged to undertake the Grammar bridging course in February. This unit is a prerequisite for CSCD2057 Child Language
Semester 1
Summer Main
One BHlthSci Senior unit of study [6] (see note 2)
One elective [6] (see note 1)
SEMESTER 1 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS
Semester 2
BIOS1165
Hearing Science and Audiology
6    P BIOS1163
Semester 2
BIOS1166
Neuroscience I: Communication Disorders
6    N BIOS1171
Semester 2
CSCD1032
Human Communication
6    A CSCD1034
P BACH1165 or PSYC1001 or PSYC1002


Speech Pathology students must pass this unit in order to enrol in clinical units in Year 2
Semester 2
One BHlthSci Senior unit of study [6] (see note 2)
SEMESTER 2 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS

Year 3

Semester 1
BIOS2062
Neuroscience II: Communication Disorders
6    P BIOS1166
Semester 1
Two BHlthSci Senior unit of study [12] (see note 2)
One elective [6] (see note 1)
SEMESTER 1 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS
Semester 2
BACH2142
Cognitive Neuropsychology
6    P BACH1165 or PSYC1001 or PSYC1002
Semester 2
BACH2143
Counselling &Behaviour Management for CD
6      Semester 2
CSCD3090
Audiology 2
6    P BIOS1165


Students must advise the Speech Pathology Clinical Coordinator before enrolling in this unit of study if they do not have a current National Police Certificate or are a prohibited person under the NSW Working with Children Act (2001)
Semester 2
CSCD3091
Fieldwork
6    P CSCD1032, CSCD1034


Student must hold a current CPR certificate before they can enrol in this unit. Attendance at Fieldwork orientation is compulsory. Students must advise the Speech Pathology Clinical Coordinator before enrolling in this unit of study if they do not have a current National Police Certificate or are a prohibited person under the NSW Working with Children Act (2001)
Semester 2
SEMESTER 2 TOTAL: 24 CREDIT POINTS
Notes
1. Electives may be chosen from units of study available throughout the University, subject to approval, availability and minimum enrolment. A list of electives available in the Faculty of Health Sciences is included in Faculty Electives chapter of the handbook.
2. A list of available BHlthSci Senior units of study can be found in the Bachelor of Health Sciences (Pass) table.