TECHNIQUES FOR ANALYSING COMMUNICATION

HCS3TAC

2021

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

HCS3TAC focuses on techniques used by clinicians and communication researchers for analysing different facets of communication. You will be expected to develop proficiency in some analytical techniques used in clinical settings, such as detailed phonetic transcription and clinically relevant phonological and morphosyntactical analysis of speech different from their own.

SchoolAllied Health, Human Services & Sport

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorColleen Holt

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesHCS2ACW AND HCS2CSL
Must be admitted in HZHCSB or HZHCSP

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyEnrolment accepted until quota reached

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Learning resources

Australian English: Pronunciation and Transcription

Resource TypeBook

Resource RequirementPrescribed

AuthorCox, F. and Fletcher, J.

Year2017

Edition/Volume2ND EDN

PublisherBlackwell

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Explain and apply the notions of phoneme, allophone and phonological rule
02. Demonstrate clinically relevant phonetic and phonological analysis skills
03. Demonstrate clinically relevant morphological and syntactic analysis skills
04. Apply morphosyntactic analysis skills to your own writing
05. Demonstrate an understanding of clinically relevant features of discourse and pragmatics

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment size30

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorColleen Holt

Class requirements

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 42
One 2.00 hours scheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 42
Two 1.00 hour unscheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 15-minute group presentation (equiv 500 words per student) and 1000-word written report.

Each student presents for 5 minutes

N/AOral presentationCombinedNo20 SILO1, SILO2

One 2 hour final examination (2000 words equiv)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

One Language sample analysis (3000 words equiv)

N/AOtherIndividualNo35 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

One 30-minute listening test (1000 words equiv.)

N/AOtherIndividualNo10 SILO2

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment size100

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorColleen Holt

Class requirements

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 42
One 2.00 hours scheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 30 - 42
Two 1.00 hour unscheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One 15-minute group presentation (equiv 500 words per student) and 1000-word written report.

Each student presents for 5 minutes

N/AOral presentationCombinedNo20 SILO1, SILO2

One 2 hour final examination (2000 words equiv)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

One Language sample analysis (3000 words equiv)

N/AOtherIndividualNo35 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

One 30-minute listening test (1000 words equiv.)

N/AOtherIndividualNo10 SILO2