Bachelor of Science (Speech Pathology) Curtin University

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Bachelor Degree
4.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Diagnose and treat people with communication impairments including speech,language, stuttering, hearing and swallowing difficulties.

The course aims to develop your understanding of typical communication development, developmental and acquired communication and swallowing disorders, clinical practice in speech pathology and research.

Your first year is interprofessional and taken with other health sciences students. From your second year, your studies will focus on three streams: human communication science, clinical science in speech pathology and research methods.

You can apply your learning during supervised clinical practice in the on-campus clinic and in professional practice settings.

Speech Pathologist

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Speech pathologists work with people with communication, swallowing or feeding difficulties to reduce the impact of these problems on their lives. ...

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May 2018
Year completed 2017

The positive aspects of this course is that in second and third year the university organise placements for the students. Students get to choose their preferences (e.g. working in a private setting or hospital). I really enjoyed my placements because I got to put what I have learnt into practice.

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