Students will learn about the multifaceted clinical, communication, and swallowing issues that occur for clients with complex impairments across the lifespan. They will also extend their knowledge of interdisciplinary care and learn how to advocate for the role of the speech pathologist in these teams as well as advance the skills of other professionals to provide better support for communication and swallowing impairment.
2 hours per week lectures, 2 hour per week PBL tutorial (for 5 weeks)
3 x case-based written submissions (700 words each) (45%), peer assessed participation in PBL tutorials (10%), building better communication, eating and drinking access training package (oral and written electronic submission) (45%), health care challenge participation (barrier)
CSCD5068, CSCD5069, CSCD5070, CSCD5075