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Stuttering - CSCD1035

Year - 2020

Participants will acquire the knowledge and skills to undertake the clinical management of children and adults who stutter. Participants will learn about clinically relevant theories and research findings pertaining to the management of stuttering, how to select, justify and implement clinical interventions, and demonstrate skills in researching and applying evidence-based practice to stuttering management. Participants will acquire skills in identifying and measuring stuttering and producing a speech restructuring speech pattern. This unit of study prepares students to evaluate research evidence for different assessment and intervention programs in stuttering.

1x3hr lecture/wk

completion of 2 skills-based barrier tasks (0%), CPR certificate (0% barrier task) and 2 x 2hr case-based closed book (entry-level) exams and 1 mid-semester and 1 final exam (50% each)

Onslow, M. (2017). Stuttering and its treatment: Eleven lectures. Retrieved from

Additional information
This unit is a prerequisite for speech pathology (intermediate) clinical units in Year 3




Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Communication Sciences
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
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