Human communication 320

Module code KMP 320
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
Module content

*Closed – requires departmental selection
Augmentative and alternative communication. Different issues and principles related to augmentative and alternative communication intervention: multi-component systems, requisites and support systems. The application of different systems, in particular the use of technology in daily living. Service-related professional functions in Communication Pathology: Consultation, counselling, education and management. The speech-language therapist and audiologist as consultants in developing countries; medico-legal consultation. Consultation with and education of other professional groups. Counselling of a person with a communication disorder  and family after the loss of normal communication or hearing. The speech-language therapist and audiologist as managers: administration, finances, personnel, purchases and budget.

Module credits 10.00
Prerequisites KMP 210, KMP 220
Contact time 3 lectures per week
Language of tuition Double Medium
Academic organisation Speech-Language Pathlgy + Aud
Period of presentation Semester 2

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