This unit provides theoretical and applied knowledge in child language development and disorders. The nature of child language impairments, the principles and practices for assessment, diagnosis, management planning and treatment, are covered.
1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week
3 online quizzes (10% in total), group assignment (35%), reflective journal (5%) and 2-hr final exam (50%)
Paul, R and Norbury, C. (2012) Language Disorders: From infancy through adolescence (4th ed) Mosby; NY. 618.92855/PAU
This unit is a prerequisite for CSCD5027 Clinical Practice 1