2023-2024 / LOGO5014-1

Clinical neuropsychology of language: assessment


15h Th, 15h Pr

Number of credits

 Master in speech and language therapy (120 ECTS)3 crédits 


Martine Poncelet

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the first semester, review in January


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

Principles of cognitive assessement in neuropsychology of language. Tools for cognitive and pragmatic assessment of linguistic functions.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

The objective of this course is to give students the means to select adequate tools for cognitive and pragmatic assessment in aphasic patients.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Neuropsychology of Language

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Ex-cathedra courses, training in language tests, video analyses of language assessment in aphasic patients.

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Face-to-face teaching

Recommended or required readings


Whitworth, A., Webster, J., & Howard, D. (2021). Evaluation et traitement de l'aphasie. Paris : deboecq supérieur and its English version.

Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

written exam

Additional information:

Any session :

- In-person

written exam based on case analysis.

evaluation of oral presentation on a case analysis

The written exam must be passed for the overall grade to be validated.


Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course



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