3 x 2.5-hour lectures per semester
1 x 2-hour practical weekly
1 x 4-day clinical placement weekly
1 x 10-hour independent study per semester
% = any matching topic, eg BIOL1% includes BIOL1101, BIOL1102 etc
1 Admission into MAUD-Master of Audiology
2 36 unit(s) of AUDI9%
Must Satisfy: (1 and 2)
Enrolment not permitted
AUDI9212 has been successfully completed
Assignments; Examinations
Topic description
The topic involves clinical education in its entirety. The main component will be the second of two clinical block placements of 4 days per week for 5 weeks. The placements in metropolitan, regional and remote audiology services will be organised by staff.
Educational aims
This topic aims to:

  • develop the student's knowledge and skills in areas of professional practice which require them to plan, develop, manage and evaluate initiatives within the workplace and within community settings.

  • develop the student’s understanding of evidence-based practice in the health professions and the ability to apply this to clinical audiology.

Expected learning outcomes
Following completion of the topic, students will be able to:

  • demonstrate clinical competence in conducting, interpreting and reporting on basic hearing aid fitting, advanced diagnostic assessment and related issues

  • demonstrate independent ability to handle straightforward paediatric and adult clients in routine clinical situations.