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Interdisciplinary Practice: Complex Cases - CSCD5071

Year - 2020

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.

Classes
3hr/week lectures, 2hr/week tutorial (for 4 weeks) plus 2x 1-day workshops.

Assessment
1 x case-based written submission (700 words each) (40%), Health Collaboration Challenge (HCC) (barrier), Peer evaluation of conference presentation (10%), Oral Conference presentation (20%), Conference slide/poster (30%)

Additional information
For full-time students this unit is taught in an intensive block in Semester 2 Early. For part-time students the unit is taught in an intensive block in Semester 1. Each week you will attend 3 hours of lectures and 2 hours of tutorials for 4 weeks. In addition, there will be two 1-day workshop style events requiring in-person attendance and participation.

Pre-requisites

CSCD5068 or CSCD5069 or CSCD5070 or CSCD5075

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
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

Session 2 Early Census

27 Jul 2020

Department/School: Speech Pathology
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 14 Aug 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Associate Professor Alison Purcell
HECS Band: 2
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