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Speech Sound Disorders - CSCD2068

Year - 2018

Students will acquire knowledge about speech sound disorders and will cover techniques for assessment, analysis and intervention of such disorders through case-based and project based learning activities. Students will learn skills of phonological analysis and will learn to evaluate research evidence for best practice in assessment, diagnosis and intervention of speech sound disorders in children. This unit of study provides students with essential theoretical background to begin Speech Pathology clinical practice units.

Classes
1x2 -hr lecture/week and 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Assessment
Phonological processes test (10%), case study assignment (40%), and end semester exam (50%)

Textbooks
McLeod, S., and Baker, E., (2017). Children's speech: An Evidence-Based Approach to Assessment and Intervention. Boston, MA: Pearson Education. Students will also purchase Speech Sound Disorders Workbook on campus. This workbook will contain clinical exercises to be completed in tutorials.

Additional information
This unit is a prerequisite for CSCD3082

Assumed knowledge
Ability to phonetically transcribe Australian English speech.

Pre-requisites

CSCD1034 and CSCD1032

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: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Elise Baker
HECS Band: 2
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