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Introductory Linguistics for Speech Pathology

Undergraduate | TAS-CXA113 | 2024

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14 July 2024
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14 weeks
Start dates
26 Feb 2024,
22 July 2024

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Introductory Linguistics for Speech Pathology

About this subject

  • Upon successful completion of this subject, the student should be able to:

    1. Describe the concepts of phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, and pragmatics and their role in speech, language and communication
    2. Define the linguistic branches of neurolinguistics, psycholinguistics, and sociolinguistics and describe the application to speech pathology
    3. Demonstrate phonemic and phonetic transcription of typical and disordered speech using the International Phonetic Alphabet
    4. Apply linguistic principles to analyse and describe language form, meaning and use
    5. Describe the context and influence of multilingualism and language contact in Australia especially for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and the implications for speech pathology

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Additional requirements

  • Other requirements - Teaching arrangement: Online learning activities 3 hrs per week, Self-directed learning 7 hrs per week.

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0.125 EFTSL
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