1. Orientation to clinical practice
2. Professional practice, testing, and evaluation
3. Office management
4. Counselling and communication
1. Student to complete 60 hours of work in the on-campus hearing clinic
2. Independent study of courseware
3. Instructor and lab technician will supervise student activity
The course evaluation is consistent with Douglas College evaluation policy. This is a mastery course.
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Practice in a professional, legal and ethical manner
- Perform the basic audiometric test battery
- Perform hearing aid troubleshooting, earmold impressions, and maintenance counselling
- Use technology consistent with current practices in the hearing health care field
- Demonstrate effective critical thinking and decision making skills
- Use supervisor(s) feedback to reflect on and improve their practice
No textbooks required. A student practicum manual will be provided by the instructor at the beginning of the semester.
Course Guidelines for previous years are viewable by selecting the version desired. If you took this course and do not see a listing for the starting semester / year of the course, consider the previous version as the applicable version.
|Institution||Transfer Details||Effective Dates|
|There are no applicable transfer credits for this course.|