Back to Find Units Page

Unit of Study SPCH1001 - Introduction to the Speech Pathology Profession (2024)

Show me unit information for year

Unit Snapshot

  • Unit type

    UG Coursework Unit

  • Credit points


  • Faculty/College

  • Placement


Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

describe and apply the key frameworks that support speech pathology practice in Australia

identify examples of communication and swallowing impairment in the context of the speech pathology practice areas

demonstrate speech pathology professional competencies relevant to speech pathology practice

Prescribed learning resources

Prescribed Texts
  • No prescribed texts.
Prescribed Resources/Equipment
  • No prescribed resources/equipment.

Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.