Students will develop knowledge and skills to provide assessment and intervention for children with language disorders from birth to the end of primary school. Topics covered include the nature of language disorder, evidence-based practices, and techniques in assessment, interpretation, and diagnosis, planning and intervention or service response. Age ranges covered include prelinguistic infants, toddlers, pre-schoolers and primary school-aged children. This unit provides students essential knowledge and skills for speech pathology clinical units and practice as a speech pathologist.
|Academic unit||Communication Sciences|
|CSCD1032 and CSCD1034|
|CSCD2064 or CSCD2065|
At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:
Unit outlines will be available 2 weeks before the first day of teaching for the relevant session.