Hearing and Speech Table

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Hearing and Speech major

A major in Hearing and Speech requires 48 credit points from this table including:
(i) 12 credit points of 1000-level core units
(ii) 18 credit points of 2000-level major core units
(iii) 18 credit points of 3000-level major core units

Hearing and Speech minor

A minor in Hearing and Speech requires 36 credit points from this table including:
(i) 12 credit points of 1000-level core units
(ii) 12 credit points of 2000-level core units
(iii) 6 credit points of 3000-level core units
(iv) 6 credit points of 2000-level or 3000-level selective units

Units of study

The units of study are listed below
1000-level units of study
Core units
BIOS1163
Speech Science
6      Semester 1
CSCD1034
Linguistics and Phonetics
6   

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 and CSCD2068 Speech Sound Disorders
Semester 1
2000-level units of study
Major core
BIOS2166
Neuroscience of Hearing
6    P BIOS1163
N (BIOS1165 and BIOS1166)
Semester 1
CSCD2070
Human Communication Development
6    A CSCD1034 Linguistics and Phonetics or equivalent
N CSCD1032
Semester 2
CSCD2071
Audiology 1
6    A Anatomy and neurology of the auditory system
P BIOS2166 OR ANAT2010


This unit is a prerequisite for CSCD3XXX Audiology 2
Semester 2
Minor core
BIOS2166
Neuroscience of Hearing
6    P BIOS1163
N (BIOS1165 and BIOS1166)
Semester 1
CSCD2070
Human Communication Development
6    A CSCD1034 Linguistics and Phonetics or equivalent
N CSCD1032
Semester 2

3000-level units of study

Major core
BIOS3XX1 Neuroscience for Hearing and Speech, CSCD30X1 Cognitive Neuropsychology and CSCD3XXX Audiology 2 will be available from 2020
Minor core
BIOS3XX1 Neuroscience for Hearing and Speech will be available from 2020

2000-level and 3000-level units of study

Minor selectives
CSCD2071
Audiology 1
6    A Anatomy and neurology of the auditory system
P BIOS2166 OR ANAT2010


This unit is a prerequisite for CSCD3XXX Audiology 2
Semester 2
CSCD30X1 Cognitive Neuropsychology will be available from 2020.