CMDS262-12S2 (C) Semester Two 2012

Neurosciences

15 points, 0.1250 EFTS
09 Jul 2012 - 11 Nov 2012

Description

Introduction to brain mechanisms and disorders of neurogenic origin.

Learning Outcomes

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Lectures
Streams Day Time Where Notes
Stream 01 Wednesday 9:00am-11:00am E11 Lecture Theatre 9 Jul - 19 Aug,
3 Sep - 14 Oct
Friday 10:00am-11:00am A4 Lecture Theatre 9 Jul - 19 Aug,
3 Sep - 14 Oct

Course Coordinator

Tami Howe

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Quiz #1 01 Aug 2012 25% A quiz based on content from all lectures and readings.
Quiz #2 05 Sep 2012 25% A quiz based on content from all lectures and readings, with a particular emphasis on material covered after the first quiz.
Quiz #3 26 Sep 2012 25% A quiz based on content from all lectures and readings, with a particular emphasis on material covered after the second quiz.
Group Presentation 05 Oct 2012 10% Each group will give a presentation on a specific topic. Topics will be assigned and specific requirements and marking criteria will be provided in class and posted on the LEARN website on Friday 7 September.
Final Test 12 Oct 2012 15% The test will include at least 1 short essay that requires integration of the material covered in the course.

Textbooks

Required Texts

Webb, Wanda G. , Adler, Richard Kenneth., Love, Russell J; Neurology for the speech-language pathologist; 5th ed. ; Mosby/Elsevier, 2008.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $772.00

International fee $3,875.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Department of Communication Disorders.

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