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Clinical Practice 3 - Paediatric - CSCD5053

Students attend a speech pathology clinical placement to consolidate their skills with paediatric clients in areas required for competency as an entry-level practitioner in speech pathology.

Classes
Clinical Placement block Monday-Friday with on site attendance minimum 3days/week for 8 weeks or equivalent. Additional orientation sessions and debriefing attendance is also required.

Assessment
Clinical competency assessment (100%); 0% barrier tasks - attend clinic orientation and all clinical meetings; portfolio; clinical viva and complete all required clinical paperwork

Textbooks
There are no textbooks for this unit. You need to refer to the following documents: COMPASS Competency Assessment in Speech Pathology: Assessment Resource Manual (2013) Competency Based Occupational Standards (CBOS) for Speech Pathologists: Entry Level (2011) Off-Campus Placement Handbook (available on the Learning Management System (LMS)) Academic lecture materials relevant to the caseload(s)

Additional information
This unit of study is typically completed with concurrent enrolment with CSCD5054. Failure to achieve a pass grade in the first scheduled block may result in students being withdrawn from their second block placement. Students must hold a current CPR certificate before they can commence in this unit. Students must maintain the currency of their clinical compliance paperwork for the duration of the course. See the Speech Pathology Clinical Education section of the Faculty Handbook. Students must advise the Course Director, before commencing this unit, if they are a prohibited person under the NSW Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012. Clinical placements are scheduled from January-December and hence may commence prior to the official start of semester and/or may extend beyond week 16.

Pre-requisites

CSCD5027 and CSCD5028 and CSCD5029 and CSCD5030 and CSCD5031

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 1a

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 22 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 2a

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 23 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 1b

08 Apr 2019

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 03 May 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 2b

16 Sep 2019

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 11 Oct 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Cumberland
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Ms Elizabeth Bourne
HECS Band: 2
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