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Body Functions and Structures for Speech Pathology - SPHL830

This unit provides speech pathology students with an understanding of the body systems that mediate swallowing, speech, and language across the lifespan. The unit introduces the behavioural manifestations of brain damage in acquired speech and language disorders. The nature, impact, and assessment of dysphagia in adults and children are covered in depth.

Credit Points: 4
When Offered:

S1 Day - Session 1, North Ryde, Day

Staff Contact(s): Ms Claire Layfield

Admission to MSpchLngPath Prerequisite Information


NCCW(s): SPH800, SPH804
Unit Designation(s):
Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Department of Linguistics

Faculty of Human Sciences

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