Study Programmes 2015-2016
WARNING : 2014-2015 version of the course specifications
Duration :
45h Th
Number of credits :
Master en logopédie, à finalité4
Lecturer :
Thierry Meulemans
Language(s) of instruction :
French language
Organisation and examination :
Teaching in the first semester, review in January
Units courses prerequisite and corequisite :
Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program
Course contents :
What is clinical neuropsychology? - Elements of neuropathology - The neuropsychological assessment (basics; clinical interview; medico-legal setting) - Neuropsychological rehabilitation (basics; assessment of the effects of the rehabilitation) - Semiology of memory disorders - Semiology of agnosia - Semiology of attentional disorders - Semiology of executive disorders
Learning outcomes of the course :
Introduction to the activities of the clinical neuropsychologist and to the general principles of the assessment and rehabilitation of brain-damaged patients. Teaching of the semiologies of the main neuropsychological conditions.
Prerequisite knowledge and skills :
Having passed the course PSYC0021-1 (Cognitive neuropsychology).
Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning) :
Recommended or required readings :
Syllabus (+ other lecture notes)
Assessment methods and criteria :
Written examination with both multiple-choice (or TRUE-FALSE) and open-ended questions.
Work placement(s) :
Organizational remarks :
First semester of the third year of the bachelor's degree in Psychology and Education. For more information, see the web site of the neuropsychology unit:
Contacts :
Thierry Meulemans - 04/366.23.74 -