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Clinical Practice 2 - CSCD5067

Year - 2020

Clinical placement to develop clinical competencies related to client assessment and management, communication skills, report writing, case management and professional development. Students manage a client caseload and participate in a variety of clinical management and service activities within the on-campus clinic. All students participate in supervisory conferences with their clinical educators and peers. Students are expected to demonstrate competency in professional communication skills, teamwork and effective time management, as well as overall client management. Students will be mentored by final year students for part of the semester.

Classes
block mode or weekly placement, on-campus depending on availability

Assessment
Clinical competency assessment (barrier task), orientation attendance (barrier task), interprofessional assessment (barrier task), case based viva (barrier task), client spreadsheet and portfolio (barrier task)

Textbooks
There are no textbooks for this unit. Students must refer to the following documents: 1. COMPASS Competency Assessment in Speech Pathology: Assessment Resource Manual (2013) 2. Competency Based Occupational Standards (CBOS) for Speech Pathologists: Entry Level (2011) 3. Academic lecture materials relevant to the caseload(s)

Additional information
This unit is a perquisite for CSCD5070 Clinic Practice 3 Students must a current CPR certificate before enrolling in this unit. Students must maintain the currency of their clinical compliance paperwork for the duration of the course, as per https://sydney.edu.au/students/clinical-placement-checks.shtml. Student attendance at clinic orientation prior to the placement commencing is also compulsory. 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.

Assumed knowledge
Demonstrated ability in analysing English grammar and transcription of Australian English (linguistics and phonology). Knowledge of the anatomy, physiology and physics of speech including knowledge of the anatomy of the head and neck and fundamental concepts of nervous system structure and function.

Pre-requisites

CSCD5060 and CSCD5061 and CSCD5062 and CSCD5063

Co-requisites

CSCD5065 and CSCD5064 and CSCD5066

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: Fifth Year
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Fifth Year
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Fifth Year
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Intensive December

23 Nov 2020

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 04 Dec 2020
Unit of study level: Fifth Year
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Intensive February

20 Jan 2020

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 31 Jan 2020
Unit of study level: Fifth Year
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Intensive July

22 Jun 2020

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 10 Jul 2020
Unit of study level: Fifth Year
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
Faculty: Medicine and Health

Intensive November

19 Oct 2020

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Professional practice
Census Date: 13 Nov 2020
Unit of study level: Fifth Year
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
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