Communication Sciences and Disorders Major (B.S.)
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders offers a bachelor of science degree in communication sciences and disorders.
Communication Sciences and Disorders is the profession devoted to helping people overcome disabilities of speech, language and hearing. The study of communication sciences and disorders may begin in the freshman or sophomore year. Students learn about speech, language, and hearing disorders through a combination of classroom instruction and observations in the on-campus Speech-Language-Hearing Center and elsewhere. Candidates for a bachelors degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders must satisfy all departmental as well as University Discovery and Writing Intensive requirements.
Students must earn a grade of C or better in all COMM courses.
|COMM 401||American Sign Language I||4|
|PSYC 401||Introduction to Psychology||4|
|PSYC 402||Statistics in Psychology||4|
|LING 405||Introduction to Linguistics||4|
|PHYS 409||Investigating Physics||4|
|COMM 420||Survey of Communication Disorders||4|
|MATH 420||Finite Mathematics||4|
|COMM 504||Basic Audiology||4|
|BMS 507||Human Anatomy and Physiology I||4|
|COMM 521||Anatomy and Physiology of the Speech and Hearing Mechanisms||4|
|COMM 522||Language Acquisition||4|
|COMM 524||Clinical Phonetics||4|
|PSYC 581||Child Development||4|
|COMM 610||Voodoo Science||4|
|COMM 636||Speech and Hearing Science||4|
|COMM 705||Introduction to Aural Rehabilitation||4|
& KIN 707
and Neurology Lab
|COMM 723||Observation Skills in Speech-Language Pathology (satisfies 25 Observation Hours)||2|
|COMM 724||Senior Capstone: Professional Issues in Speech-Language Pathology||4|
|COMM 741||Speech-Language Pathology I||4|
|COMM 742||Speech-Language Pathology II||4|
|COMM 405||Introduction to the Deaf World||4|
|COMM 740||Treatment of Adults with Acquired Brain Injury||4|
|COMM 795||Independent Study||1-8|
Internal transfer applications are due and reviewed twice a year, October 1 and March 1.
Any questions regarding CSD curriculum call the department office (603) 862-2110.