This unit is the second capstone and final unit for the Master of Speech Pathology. It continues on from Speech Pathology Clinical Practice 2, enabling students to extend the application of research skills within the context of standard clinical practice whilst on a 30 day placement for the purpose of improving speech pathology service delivery. Students will undertake and report on their project which is relevant to clinical practice. This unit will also involve content designed to support students to transition to professional practice post-graduation. This placement may take place in a variety of settings completed under the supervision of speech pathology clinical educators. Placements will involve working in services predominantly focused on providing services to child or adult individuals and their families and will typically involve working alongside professionals from other services, such as allied health, welfare and/or education.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
Students will be encouraged to locate resources relevant to their placement and project with the guidance of their clinical educator as necessary.
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):