SPSC667-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021

Neuroscience of Communication and Swallowing

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 22 February 2021
End Date: Sunday, 27 June 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 7 March 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 14 May 2021


The overall aim of the course is to provide students with a foundational knowledge of human neurosciences in order that they can understand: the literature in neurogenic communication and swallowing disorders, the rationale for the tasks in the neurological examination, and the underlying basis of neurogenic communication and swallowing disorders.


Entry subject to approval by the Head of School.


(1) CMDS162, (2) SPSC262

Timetable 2021

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 09:00 - 12:00 Meremere 526 (26/2-5/3)
Ernest Rutherford 465 (12/3-26/3, 30/4-28/5)
Rehua 002 Lectorial (4/6)
22 Feb - 28 Mar
26 Apr - 6 Jun

Examination and Formal Tests

Test A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 09:00 - 10:00 Jack Erskine 248 Computer Lab
26 Apr - 2 May
02 Friday 09:00 - 10:00 Rehua 008 Computer Lab
26 Apr - 2 May

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Catherine Theys

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,108.00

* 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.

Limited Entry Course

Maximum enrolment is 34

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

All SPSC667 Occurrences

  • SPSC667-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021