REHA 4022 Alternative and Augmentative Communication Systems

Credit Points 10

Legacy Code 401306

Coordinator Leigha Dark Opens in new window

Description The subject focuses on disability across the lifespan, assistive technology, multi-modal communication methods and Alternative & Augmentative Communication (AAC) systems. The scope covers aided and unaided AAC systems with intentional communication and assessment and intervention methods for people with complex communication needs and those who use AAC.

School Health Sciences

Discipline Speech Pathology

Student Contribution Band HECS Band 2 10cp

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Level Undergraduate Level 4 subject


The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.

Type Length Percent Threshold Individual/Group Task
Case Study 2,000 words 30 N Individual
Practical Viva 20 minutes 30 N Individual
Written Exam 2 hours 40 N Individual

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