Not currently offered
Course code

SPTH4120

Units

10 units

Level

4000 level

Course handbook

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 offered.


Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

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