Assessment for learning speech disorders and phonetics for speech and language therapy students in Ireland
The participants will be able to:
- Summarise current approaches to assessment and teaching of Speech Disorders and Phonetics and training of perceptual judgement in the Speech and Language Therapy (SLT) programmes in Ireland
- Critically appraise the different approaches for assessment and teaching of Speech Disorders and Phonetics and training of perceptual judgement in a wide variety of speech disorders, in the shape of a SWOT analysis (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, threats)
- Discuss the competencies in phonetics, perceptual judgement, and speech disorders expected of SLTs at entry level
- Analyse the SLT students’ experience of assessment and how it relates to learning /skill building in this area
- Discuss the application of technology (i.e. building of a shared online resource) to establish an agreed approach for assessment and teaching the relevant area in order to maintain high standard of professional education
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