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Child Language - CSCD2057

Year - 2018

Students will develop knowledge and skills in working with children with spoken developmental language disorders from birth to the end of primary school. Topics covered includes the nature of developmental language disorder and evidence-based practices and techniques in assessment, diagnosis, management planning and treatment. Age ranges covered includes prelinguistic infants, toddlers, preschoolers and primary school-aged children. This unit provides students essential knowledge and skills for Speech Pathology clinical units.

Classes
1x 2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Assessment
assignment (50%) and final exam (50% barrier task)

Textbooks
Paul, R and Norbury, C. (2012) Language disorders: From infancy through adolescence (4th ed) Mosby; NY. 618.92855/PAU

Pre-requisites

CSCD1032 and CSCD1034

Co-requisites

CSCD2064 or CSCD2065

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Elizabeth Murray
HECS Band: 2
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