Speech Pathology IV
|Course code SPTH4010||Units 10||Level 4000||Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Humanities and Social Science|
Discusses the professional issues involved in clinical speech pathology, including ethics, medico-legal issues, and management issues involved in caseload & service delivery. Job seeking skills and career development will also be covered.
Not available in 2015
|Objectives||Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:|
1. Demonstrate ability to use interactive teaching methods suitable for use in community education, health promotion, clinical education, and professional development.
2. Demonstrate independence in identifying and researching issues of current relevance to the profession.
3. Demonstrate clear verbal presentation skills.
4. Document information in an accessible format for a target audience.
5. Select key information regarding ethical issues, and identify other useful resources for ethical/professional issues.
6. Demonstrate the ability to work effectively in a group.
|Content||Job seeking skills|
Rural and remote practice
Occupational Health & Safety
Equal Employment Opportunity
|Assumed Knowledge||All prior speech pathology courses in prescribed sequence. Success in the course will be facilitated by undertaking this course not longer than 12 months prior to degree completion.|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Contact Hours||Seminar: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 7 weeks|
Lecture: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 7 weeks