|Course code EDUC6083||Units 10||Level 6000||Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Education|
Provides a comprehensive introduction to the theory, research and implementation protocols which support the design and evaluation of communication interventions for individuals with moderate or severe disability.
Available in 2015
|Objectives||The course aims to:|
- stimulate critical analysis of and discussion about aspects of theory, research and practical communication support for people with disabilities,
- provide a framework for you to use the evidence base in communication intervention to support a person you work or interact with.
|Content||- Key concepts and definitions in communication intervention|
- Teaching strategies
- Evaluation processes
- Communication and challenging behaviour
- Perspectives on theory, research and practice: future directions
|Assumed Knowledge||Two years of relevant professional experience and/or a relevant graduate qualification|
|Modes of Delivery||External Mode|
|Teaching Methods||Self Directed Learning|
|Contact Hours||Self Directed Learning: for 26 hour(s) per Term for Full Term|
|Timetables||2015 Course Timetables for EDUC6083|