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Published: 26 November 2015

576 Pages


ISBN: 9780195527926

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Introduction to Speech, Language and Literacy

Sharynne McLeod and Jane McCormack

  • Written specifically for Australian and New Zealand students studying education, speech pathology and linguistics and each chapter directly addresses key relevant information for each of these groups in summary 'key messages'
  • Includes Indigenous people and languages of Australia and New Zealand
  • Takes a lifespan approach and summarises typical acquisition
  • Addresses impairments and disorders impacting speech, language and literacy
  • Video case studies are fully integrated in the book and are used to demonstrate the development and use of speech, language and literacy by different people in different contexts. The linked 'look and learn' activities enables application and consolidation of knowledge while viewing the video cases
  • Real-world case studies and critical reflection questions
  • Integrated print and digital package for students - including access to Introduction to Speech, Language, and Literacy videos

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