Bachelor of Applied Science (Speech Pathology)

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Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Speech Pathology

Bachelor of Applied Science (Speech Pathology)

Students must complete 192 credit points of units of study in the order listed below, including:
(a) 186 credit points of core units listed in the sequence below; and
(b) 6 credit points of elective units
(c) Students must complete all Year 3 units of study before they can enrol in any Year 4 units of study
(d) Students in Year 4 of the course will be assigned to either Group A or B:
(i) Group assignment will be known by the end of Year 3 Semester 1
(ii) In Year 4, students in Group A enrol in their on-campus units of study in Semester 1 and off-campus units of study in Semester 2
(iii)students in Group B enrol in off-campus units of study in Semester 1 and on-campus units in Semester 2.

Year 1

Semester 1 - Core units
BIOS1163
Speech Science
6   

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Semester 1
CSCD1034
Linguistics and Phonetics
6   

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Semester 1
HSBH1003
Health, Behaviour and Society
6    N BACH1130 or BACH1132 or BACH1133 or BACH1134 or BACH1161 or BACH1165


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Semester 1
Students who have not undertaken Biology, Chemistry or Senior Science studies in the final two years of their school education are recommended to take BIOS1167 or 6 credit points of elective units
Semester 1 - Electives
BIOS1167
Foundations of Biomedical Science
6   

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Semester 1
BIOS1168
Functional Musculoskeletal Anatomy A
6   

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Semester 1
Semester 2
BIOS1170
Body Systems: Structure and Function
6    N BMED2403 or PHSI2005 or PHSI2006 or BIOS2170


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Semester 1
Semester 2
REHB2026
Fundamentals of Rehabilitation
6    P A minimum of 48 credit points


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Semester 1
WRIT1000
Introduction to Academic Writing
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 2
BIOS1165
Hearing Science and Audiology
6    P BIOS1163


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Semester 2
BIOS1166
Neuroscience I: Communication Disorders
6   

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Semester 2
CSCD1032
Human Communication
6    A CSCD1034
P HSBH1003


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Semester 2
CSCD1035
Stuttering
6    N CSCD2058


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Semester 2
Year 2
Semester 1 - Core units
BIOS2062
Neuroscience II: Communication Disorders
6    P BIOS1166


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Semester 1
CSCD2057
Child Language
6    P CSCD1032 and CSCD1034
C CSCD2064 or CSCD2065


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Semester 1
CSCD2068
Speech Sound Disorders
6    A Ability to phonetically transcribe Australian English speech.
P CSCD1034 and CSCD1032
C CSCD2064 or CSCD2065


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Semester 1
and either
CSCD2064
Introductory Practice 1: Clinical
6    P CSCD1032 and CSCD1034
C CSCD2057 and CSCD2068


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Semester 1
or
CSCD2065
Introductory Practice 1: Community
6    P CSCD1032 and CSCD1034
C CSCD2057 and CSCD2068


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Semester 1
Semester 2
BACH2142
Cognitive Neuropsychology
6    P HSBH1003 or BACH1165 or PSYC1001 or PSYC1002


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
CSCD2062
Motor Speech and Dysphagia
6    A BIOS1163
P BIOS2062


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Semester 2
CSCD2069
Voice and Voice Disorders
6    A CSCD1034 Linguistics and Phonetics or equivalent
P BIOS1163
N CSCD3086


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Semester 2
and either
CSCD2066
Introductory Practice 2: Clinical
6    P CSCD2065


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Semester 2
or
CSCD2067
Introductory Practice 2: Community
6    P CSCD2064


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Semester 2
Year 3
Semester 1 - Core units
CSCD3074
Specialist Studies
6    P BIOS1165


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Semester 1
CSCD3075
Neurogenic Language Disorders
6    A BIOS2062 and BACH2142
P BIOS1166
C CSCD3077 or CSCD3078 or CSCD3087


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Semester 1
CSCD3076
Lifelong Disability and AAC
6    P CSCD1032


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Semester 1
and either
CSCD3077
Intermediate Clinic 1: Child
6    P (CSCD1035 or CSCD2058) and CSCD2062 and (CSCD2069 or CSCD3086) and (CSCD2066 or CSCD2067)
C CSCD3075


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
or
CSCD3078
Intermediate Clinic 1: Adult
6    P (CSCD1035 or CSCD2058) and CSCD2062 and (CSCD2066 or CSCD2067) and (CSCD2069 or CSCD3086)
C CSCD3075


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Semester 1
Semester 2
BACH2143
Counselling and Behaviour Management for CD
6   

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Semester 2
CSCD3082
Phonology, Language and Literacy
6    P CSCD2057 and (CSCD1033 or CSCD2068) and (CSCD2066 or CSCD2067)


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
CSCD3085
Speech Pathology Research Methods
6   

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Semester 2
and either
CSCD3083
Intermediate Clinic 2: Adult and Community
6    P CSCD3075 and CSCD3077 and CSCD2069


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
or
CSCD3084
Intermediate Clinic 2: Child and Community
6    P CSCD3075 and CSCD3078


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
Year 4
Group A Semester 1
CSCD4051
Evidence Based Practice for SP
6    A Students are assumed to be concurrently enrolled in year 4 clinical units and should seek advice from the course director if this is not the case
P BACH2143 and CSCD3074 and CSCD3075 and CSCD3076 and CSCD3082 and CSCD3085 and (CSCD2069 or CSCD3086) and (CSCD3083 or CSCD3084)


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Semester 1
Semester 2
CSCD4052
Professional Issues
6    C CSCD4053 or CSCD4059


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Semester 1
Semester 2
CSCD4053
Advanced Practice A: Clinical
6    P CSCD3082 and (CSCD3083 or CSCD3084)
C CSCD4052


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Semester 1
Semester 2
CSCD4054
Advanced Practice A: Community
6    P CSCD3082 and (CSCD3083 or CSCD3084)
C CSCD4053


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Semester 1
Semester 2
Group A Semester 2
CSCD4055
Advanced Practice A: Paediatric
12    P CSCD3082 and (CSCD3083 or CSCD3084)
C CSCD4056


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2a
Semester 2b
CSCD4056
Advanced Practice A: Adult
12    P CSCD3082 and (CSCD3083 or CSCD3084)
C CSCD4055

Note: Department permission required for enrolment in the following sessions:Semester 1a, Semester 1b
Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1a
Semester 1b
Semester 2a
Semester 2b
Group B Semester 1
CSCD4057
Advanced Practice B: Paediatric
12    P CSCD3082 and (CSCD3083 or CSCD3084)
C CSCD4058

Note: Department permission required for enrolment in the following sessions:Intensive June
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Intensive June
Semester 1a
Semester 1b
CSCD4058
Advanced Practice B: Adult
12    P CSCD3082 and (CSCD3083 or CSCD3084)
C CSCD4057

Note: Department permission required for enrolment in the following sessions:Intensive June
Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Intensive June
Semester 1a
Semester 1b
Group B Semester 2
CSCD4051
Evidence Based Practice for SP
6    A Students are assumed to be concurrently enrolled in year 4 clinical units and should seek advice from the course director if this is not the case
P BACH2143 and CSCD3074 and CSCD3075 and CSCD3076 and CSCD3082 and CSCD3085 and (CSCD2069 or CSCD3086) and (CSCD3083 or CSCD3084)


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
CSCD4052
Professional Issues
6    C CSCD4053 or CSCD4059


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
CSCD4059
Advanced Practice B: Clinical
6    P CSCD3082 and (CSCD3083 or CSCD3084)
C CSCD4052 and CSCD4060


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2
CSCD4060
Advanced Practice B: Community
6    P CSCD3082 and (CSCD3083 or CSCD3084)


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2