Master of Clinical Audiology (coursework)
Audiology is the clinical science involving the prevention, assessment and rehabilitation of hearing loss and associated communication disorders.
|Course title||Master of Clinical Audiology (coursework)|
|Course type||master's degree by coursework only|
|Status||not available in 2017|
|Administered by||Faculty of Science|
|Intake periods||Beginning of year only|
|Attendance type||full-time only|
|Credit points required||96|
A standard full-time load is 24 points per semester.
|Professional accreditation||Master of Clinical Audiology (coursework) is accredited by: Audiology Australia.|
|Standard course duration||2 years|
|Time limit||2 years|
|Locations offered||UWA (Perth)|
|Domestic fee type||Postgraduate fee-paying/FEE-HELP|
|Course Coordinator(s)||Dr Helen Goulios and Dr Helmy Mulders|
Prospective students should see the Future Students website for details on admission requirements, intake periods, fees, availability to international students, careers information etc.
Note: This course is not available in 2017.
|Key to availability of units:|
|S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = summer teaching period; N/A = not available in 2017; |
NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period; * = to be advised
Take all units (96 points):
|N/A||PHYL5501||Audiological Instrumentation Part 1|
|N/A||PHYL5502||Basic Clinical Audiology Part 1|
|N/A||PHYL5510||Physiology of the Auditory System|
|N/A||PHYL5511||Audiological Instrumentation Part 2|
|N/A||PHYL5512||Basic Clinical Audiology Part 2|
|N/A||PHYL5513||Speech, Language and Communication|
|N/A||PHYL5514||Evoked Responses in Clinical Diagnosis|
|N/A||PHYL5515||Hearing Devices and Adult Aural Rehabilitation|
|NS||PHYL5610||Advanced Hearing Aids and Rehabilitation Part 1|
|NS||PHYL5611||Advanced Clinical Audiology Part 2|
|NS||PHYL5612||Community and Workplace Audiology|
|NS||PHYL5613||Audiology Practice Management|
|NS||PHYL5614||Audiology Research Project Part 2|
|NS||PHYL5615||Advanced Clinical Audiology Part 1|
|NS||PHYL5616||Audiology Research Project Part 1|
|NS||PHYL5617||Advanced Hearing Aids and Rehabilitation Part 2|
Note: This course is not available in 2017.
Applicability of the Student Rules, policies and procedures
1.(1) The Student Rules apply to students in this course.
Academic Conduct Essentials module
2.(1) Except as stated in (2), a student who enrols in this course for the first time irrespective of whether they have previously been enrolled in another course of the University, must undertake the Academic Conduct Essentials module (the ACE module).
(2) A student who has previously achieved a result of Ungraded Pass (UP) for the ACE module is not required to repeat the module.
English Language competency requirements
3. To be considered eligible for consideration for admission to this course an applicant must satisfy the University's English language competence requirement as set out in the University Policy on Admission: Coursework.
(a) a bachelor's degree, or equivalent qualification as recognised by UWA:
(b) the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 65 percent, taken from the most recent degree of at least one year full-time duration.
(2) Students must obtain a current National Police Certificate, National Criminal History Check or equivalent certification from country of residence, indicating no criminal conviction. The currency of a National Police Certificate or a National Criminal History Check is 12 months.
Admission ranking and selection
(a) the admission requirements under Rule 4;
(a) a satisfactory personal statement, as recognised by UWA;
(b) the intake quota for that year.
Articulations and exit awards
(2) Units must be selected in accordance with the course structure, as set out in these rules.
8. A student who does not pass units to a value of at least half the total points value of units for which they are enrolled, or who fails the same unit twice, will not have made satisfactory progress.
9. A student who has not achieved a result of Ungraded Pass (UP) for the ACE module when their progress status is assessed will not have made satisfactory progress even if they have met the other requirements for satisfactory progress in Rule 8.
11. A student who does not make satisfactory progress in terms of Rule 8 is assigned the progress status of 'On Probation', unless they have been assigned a progress status of 'Suspended' or 'Excluded' for failure to meet other satisfactory progress requirements in Rule 8.
Award with distinction
(a) all units above Level 3 attempted as part of the course that are awarded a final percentage mark;
(b) all relevant units above Level 3 undertaken in articulating courses of this University that are awarded a final percentage mark;
(c) all units above Level 3 completed at this University that are credited to the master's degree course.
[Approved exception to University Policy]
(a) obtains a mark of 45 to 49 inclusive in any of the following units: PHYL5501/PHYL5511 Audiological Instrumentation Part 1/Part 2, PHYL5502/PHYL5512 Basic Clinical Audiology Part 1/Part 2, PHYL5510 Physiology of the Auditory System, PHYL5515 Hearing Devices and Adult Aural Rehabilitation;
(b) obtains a mark of 45 to 49 inclusive in a unit in which they are currently enrolled and which is the only remaining unit that the student must pass in order to complete their course.
(2) Students must complete all units of the same level in the same year of enrolment unless the Faculty approves otherwise in special cases.