Teamwork the key to quality speech pathology training

Teamwork the key to quality speech pathology training

First published on HealthTimes – November 28th, 2017


The speech pathology program at the University of Queensland (UQ) has ranked number one in Australia for student satisfaction according to the Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT) survey. The course was ranked by students at number one overall for satisfaction according to quality of teaching and overall educational experience; and at number two for skill development and for the learning resources.

Undergraduate students are able to undertake clinical placements from first semester including simulated learning opportunities in paediatrics, acute care, swallowing, and voice disorders, overseas placements, and interprofessional courses.

Clinical Education Liaison Manager for UQ’s School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences Daniella Cain credits the team of educators who work hard to ensure students feel fully supported in their studies and during their placements…