Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Year Long, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Lectures and Practical Sessions: 40 hours. Clinics: 70 hours. |
Total Time Commitment: 150 hours (approximately 5 hours per week).
|Prerequisites:||Hearing Devices and Rehabilitation A, Clinical Audiology A, Acoustics, Perception of Sound and Speech.|
|Corequisites:||Clinical Audiology B|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||N/A|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||N/A|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the 3 Disability Liaison Unit website : 4 http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorProf Richard Dowell
Prof Richard Dowell
This course introduces students to the design principles of cochlear implants and the history of their development. All aspects of the clinical application of cochlear implants including audiological evaluation, medical issues, counselling, programming of devices and outcome measures are covered.
On completion of this subject students should be able to:
• A short answer test in week 13 of semester 3 – 15%
Students must pass the written exam to pass the subject.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
At the completion of this subject students should be able to demonstrate:
Master of Clinical Audiology |
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