Studies in Human Communication Disorders
|Course code SPTH6902||Units 10||Level 6000||Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Humanities and Social Science|
This course provides students with an opportunity to develop their knowledge and skills within the field of human communication disorders. Students can select from a set of choices but options will vary from semester to semester. This course is only available through flexible delivery.
Not available in 2014
|Objectives||Upon successful completion, students will be able to:|
Identify the latest resources in their chosen topic area.
Critically appraise recent developments in an area in terms of theory and application.
Apply newly acquired knowledge and skills to hypothetical or real world contexts.
Demonstrate the ability to communicate recent developments in their chosen topic area.
|Content||Students choose from the available topics (depending on lecturer and topic availability). Within the topic chosen, content coverage includes the following:|
- Historical review
- Current research methods
- Latest research findings
- Critical appraisal of conceptual and theoretical bases of the area
- Critical appraisal of applications (including research)
- Issues for the future
|Replacing Course(s)||Not applicable|
|Assumed Knowledge||LING6910, SPTH6901|
|Modes of Delivery||Distance Learning : Paper Based|
Flexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
|Teaching Methods||Email Discussion Group|
Self Directed Learning
|Contact Hours||Seminar: for 3 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|