CMDS671-17S1 (C) Semester One 2017

Applied Research and Clinical Practice 3

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 20 February 2017
End Date: Sunday, 25 June 2017
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 3 March 2017
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 19 May 2017


This course offers students the opportunity to develop clinical skills in speech-language pathology including overall client management, professional communication, team work and effective time management. The fundamental link between research skills and evidence-based practice is understood by applying the principles of designing, undertaking, analysing and reporting on research in a real life setting.


(1) CMDS664 , (2) CMDS668. Entry subject to approval by the Head of Department


Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Gina Tillard


Ruth Ramsay and Tika Ormond

Textbooks / Resources

Required Texts

Meyer, Susan Moon; Survival guide for the beginning speech-language clinician; 2nd ed; Pro-Ed, 2004.

Paul, Rhea. , Cascella, Paul W; Introduction to clinical methods in communication disorders; 2nd ed; Paul H. Brookes Pub, 2007.

Course links

Library portal

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,033.00

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

Fees Note

There is a clinic fee of $100 for the year payable to the Department of Communication Disorders.  You will be advised by the Department when it is payable.

Minimum enrolments

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

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

All CMDS671 Occurrences

  • CMDS671-17S1 (C) Semester One 2017