REHA 4026 Professional Issues

Credit Points 10

Legacy Code 401312

Coordinator Leigha Dark Opens in new window

Description Covering a range of ethical and professional issues for speech pathologists, the Professional Issues subject includes recent professional developments in speech pathology relevant to entry level practitioners, ethical and medico-legal issues, registration as a speech pathologist, communication and working with others (including interprofessional issues), safety, continuing education, workload control strategies, duty of care responsibilities, quality improvement processes (including critical reflection), employment strategies and career pathways.

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
Job Application and Interview 500 words/10 minutes 30 N Individual
Ethics Report 2,000 words 40 N Individual
Reflective Journal 1,500 words 30 N Individual

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