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Unit of study_

Advanced Practice A: Adult - CSCD4056

Year - 2020

Students are placed in one off-campus clinic, hospital, or other setting for a 6 week (or equivalent) block. Over the semester they manage a varied adult caseload, participate in a variety of clinical management, clinical service, and multidisciplinary team activities, and participate in supervisory conferences on a regular basis.

Classes
Clinical Placement full time block Monday-Friday with on site attendance minimum 4days/week for 6 weeks or equivalent. The additional placement day is for non direct clinical activities, including planning and accessing resources. Some sites will require students to attend the work place on this day. Additional orientation sessions and debriefing attendance is also required.

Assessment
Clinical competency assessment (100%), barrier tasks, attend briefing sessions and submission of required 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 CSCD4055 Advanced Practice A: Paediatric. Students who fail to achieve a pass grade in the first scheduled block will be required to meet with a Work Integrated Learning academic to discuss their clinical progression before commencing their second block placement. 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 enrolling in this unit of study if they are a prohibited person under the NSW Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012. Students must hold a current CPR certificate before they can enrol in this unit. 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

CSCD3082 and (CSCD3083 or CSCD3084)

Co-requisites

CSCD4055

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Intensive January

06 Jan 2020

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 24 Jan 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 12.0
EFTSL: 0.25
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1b

06 Apr 2020

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 01 May 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 12.0
EFTSL: 0.25
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Intensive June

25 May 2020

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 12 Jun 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 12.0
EFTSL: 0.25
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2b

05 Oct 2020

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 23 Oct 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 12.0
EFTSL: 0.25
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1a

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 20 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 12.0
EFTSL: 0.25
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Intensive May

20 Apr 2020

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 08 May 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 12.0
EFTSL: 0.25
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2a

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 11 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 12.0
EFTSL: 0.25
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Belinda Kenny
HECS Band: 2
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