This is a 4-credit course focusing on the biological and neurological bases of human speech production and human hearing, namely the anatomy, physiology, and neurology of the vocal/speech mechanism and the hearing mechanism.Specifically, respiration, phonation, resonance, articulation, swallowing, and hearing will be highlighted. A strong understanding of normal anatomy and physiology is essential for the successful evaluation and treatment of patients with speech, language, swallowing and hearing disorders.

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.
Credits: 4
Grading Method: Regular

Course Offerings

    Spring 2022Instructor: Dawn MarsigliaCo-Instructor: Manaar Zuhurudeen
    Spring 2021Instructor: Dawn Marsiglia
    Spring 2020Instructor: Dawn Marsiglia
    Spring 2020Instructor: Donna Tippett
    Spring 2019Instructor: Dawn Marsiglia
    Spring 2019Instructor: Donna Tippett
    Spring 2018Instructor: Dawn Marsiglia
    Spring 2018Instructor: Donna Tippett
    Spring 2017Instructor: Donna Tippett