Special Topics

Course code SPTH4120
Not available in 2015

Description

Designed to allow for advanced level study in areas of recent theoretical and empirical research in the field of speech pathology. Students undertake an individualised learning program (ILP) arranged in consultation with the course co-ordinator.

Availability

Not currently available.

Learning Outcomes

1. Evaluate current approaches to a specific area of speech-language pathology and relevance for speech pathology practice.

2. Evaluate the extent to which empirical research supports the approach.

Content

Review of recent theoretical and empirical research in the field of speech-language pathology. Review of principles of evidence based practice

Assumed Knowledge

Completion of core SPTH courses at 3000 level and below.

Assessment Items

Written Assignment: Written assignment

Report: Report

Contact Hours

Self-Directed Learning

Self-Directed 10 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Online - Blackboard delivery using Discussion Groups, Case Studies, Self-Directed Learning information