SPSC365-23S1 (C) Semester One 2023

Dysphagia and Related Disorders - Diagnosis

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 20 February 2023
End Date: Sunday, 25 June 2023
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 5 March 2023
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 14 May 2023


The study of anatomy, physiology and neuroanatomy of normal deglutition, the nature and characteristics of swallowing disorders, the methods for the evaluation of dysphagia in adults and children, the medical conditions associated with dysphagia such as aspiration pneumonia, tracheostomy and other complicating factors.


SPSC161 and (CMDS162 or SPSC262)


Timetable 2023

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 09:00 - 11:00 E14 Lecture Theatre
20 Feb - 2 Apr
24 Apr - 4 Jun
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 09:00 - 11:00 E14 Lecture Theatre
20 Feb - 2 Apr
24 Apr - 4 Jun

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Maggie-Lee Huckabee

Textbooks / Resources

Recommended Reading

Daniels, Stephanie K. , Huckabee, Maggie Lee, Gozdzikowska, Kristin; Dysphagia following stroke ; Third edition; Plural Publishing, 2019.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,023.00

International fee $5,250.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, 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.

For further information see School of Psychology, Speech and Hearing on the departments and faculties page .

All SPSC365 Occurrences

  • SPSC365-23S1 (C) Semester One 2023