CMDS670-19S1 (C) Semester One 2019

Aphasia and Related Disorders

15 points
18 Feb 2019 - 23 Jun 2019


Students will learn to apply evidence-based practice and the World Health Organization’s International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) to differentially diagnosing the presence, extent, and nature of aphasia; and to planning their assessment approach; establishing suitable goals for intervention; and constructing appropriate management plans when working with clients with aphasia across the continuum of care.


CMDS667. Entry subject to approval by the Head of Department


Timetable 2019

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 11:00 - 12:00 Putaiao Koiora 275 (20/2-27/2, 13/3-3/4, 1/5-29/5)
Rehua 003 Music (6/3)
18 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 09:00 - 12:00 Ernest Rutherford 141 18 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun

Course Coordinator

Catherine Theys

Textbooks / Resources

Required Texts

Papathanasiou & Coppens; Aphasia and Related Neurogenic Communication Disorders; Second Edition; 2017.

Course links

Library portal

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,075.00

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

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 10 people apply to enrol.

Limited Entry Course

Maximum enrolment is 30

For further information see School of Psychology, Speech and Hearing on the department and colleges page.

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