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Neurogenics 2 - CSCD5029

Year - 2018

In this subject, students will learn about acquired neurogenic language disorders with a focus on (i) language deficits that occur following stroke and in progressive language conditions and (II) cognitive-communication deficits that occur following Traumatic Brain Injury. Students will identify and explain the nature of acquired neurogenic language impairments using current theoretical perspectives and develop wholistic, client centred and evidenced-based approaches to assessment and management of these impairments.

1x2-hr lecture/week, weeks 1-10, 2x1-hr case discussion/demonstration/week, weeks 1-10

assignment (50%), final exam (50% barrier task)

Additional information
This unit of study is a prerequisite for CSCD5032, CSCD5033, CSCD5053 and CSCD5054

Assumed knowledge


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: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Emma Power
HECS Band: 2
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