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Unit of Study SPT40002 - Assessment and Intervention of Communication and Swallowing: Clinical Cases (2020)

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Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

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:

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 evaluate and synthesise information from various knowledge bases relevant to speech pathology and interprofessional practice
2 demonstrate competent reasoning when justifying decisions relating to assessment, analysis, interpretation, planning and implementation of interventions within speech pathology practice
3 differentiate principles and practices specific to a particular range of practice area compared to those common to other range of practice areas in speech pathology
4 compile a portfolio of evidence to support claims for entry level competency in relation to the Competency-Based Occupational Standards of Speech Pathology (CBOS, 2011)

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

  1. evaluate and synthesise information from various knowledge bases relevant to speech pathology and interprofessional practice
    • GA1:
    • GA3:
    • GA4:
  2. demonstrate competent reasoning when justifying decisions relating to assessment, analysis, interpretation, planning and implementation of interventions within speech pathology practice
    • GA1:
    • GA3:
    • GA4:
  3. differentiate principles and practices specific to a particular range of practice area compared to those common to other range of practice areas in speech pathology
    • GA1:
    • GA3:
    • GA4:
  4. compile a portfolio of evidence to support claims for entry level competency in relation to the Competency-Based Occupational Standards of Speech Pathology (CBOS, 2011)
    • GA1:
    • GA3:
    • GA4:

Prescribed learning resources

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Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.