Description
FUNDAMENTALS OF SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY FOR AUDIOLOGISTS
The purpose of this course is to provide audiology students with an understanding of the nature of speech, language, cognition and swallowing disorders across the lifespan. Students will acquire a basic understanding of the diagnosis and treatment of these disorders by speech-language pathologists, and the role of audiologists in early identification and referral. Students also will develop the resources and skills necessary to more effectively evaluate and adapt their communication strategies during audiological assessment, treatment and counseling, in order to ensure the highest quality of service delivery for patients and their families.
Details
Grading Basis
Grad Letter Grade
Units
1
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
CSD 2043
Academic Group
Sch of Hlth & Rehab Scs
Academic Organization
Comm Science and Disorders
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Typically Offered
Spring