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SPCH13003 Neurogenic Communication Disorders 1
Neurogenic Communication Disorders 1
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General Information

Overview

In this unit you will commence your study of acquired neurogenic communication disorders in children and adults. In Neurogenic Communication Disorders 1, you will learn about the aetiology, symptomatology and prognosis of the major diseases of the central and peripheral nervous systems that generate deficits in speech, language and cognitive communication. During this unit, you will use evidence-based practices to assess and classify acquired neurogenic communication disorders. You will apply the principles of interprofessional and reflective practice and the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health framework throughout the unit.

Details

Career Level: Undergraduate
Unit Level: Level 3
Credit Points: 6
Student Contribution Band: 8
Fraction of Full-Time Student Load: 0.125

Pre-requisites or Co-requisites

Pre-requisites:SPCH12003 Functional Anatomy of the Head, Neck and ThoraxSPCH13004 Communication Disorders across the School YearsSPCH12007 Speech Pathology Work-Integrated Learning 2ALLH11009 Research Methods for Health Professionals OR ALLH12007 Research Methods for Health ProfessionalsALLH12006 Evidence Based Practice for Allied HealthCo-RequisitesSPCH13010 Dysphagia Across the LifespanSPCH13012 Voice Disorders and Clinical Practice

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Offerings For Term 1 - 2022

Rockhampton

Attendance Requirements

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Class and Assessment Overview

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Previous Student Feedback

Feedback, Recommendations and Responses

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Feedback from Have Your Say

Feedback

Students appreciated the resources (e.g., exemplars of assessment forms and lists of types of assessments) they were provided for this unit.

Recommendation

The unit coordinator will aim to provide students with the resources and learning materials (e.g., lists of types of assessments) necessary to enhance their participation in this unit.

Feedback from Have Your Say

Feedback

Students provided positive feedback regarding the interactive nature of the classes.

Recommendation

It is recommended that students continue to be provided with a variety of strategies and activities to support their learning of difficult content material.

Feedback from Have Your Say

Feedback

Students commented that the PowerPoint slides often contained too much information on them.

Recommendation

It is recommended that the lecturer aim to reduce information on powerpoint slides for future offerings of this unit.

Unit Learning Outcomes

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Textbooks and Resources

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