Courses Offered in Fall 2016

HESP120: Introduction to Linguistics
An introduction to the scientific study of natural language with focus on the basic concepts of phonology, syntax, semantics and pragmatics, with subsequent attention to the applied aspects of linguistic principles.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Michelle Morrison
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Shameka Johnson
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Michelle Morrison
HESP150: Introduction to Language Science
Language science is the scientific study of how humans acquire, use, comprehend, and produce language. Most people in all societies learn and use their native language or languages with apparent ease - but don't be fooled: languages are highly complex, and speaking and understanding language requires some amazing feats of mental acrobatics. Thus there are many opportunities for difficulties with language, which is the focus of our field.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Alix Kowalski
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Alix Kowalski
HESP202: Introduction to Hearing and Speech Sciences
An introduction to communication sciences and disorders; a survey of th bases of normal speech, language and hearing ability, major forms of communicative disorders and their treatment.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Jose Ortiz
    Spring 2017 Instructor: Kathleen Skinker
    Winter 2016 Instructor: Kathleen Skinker
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Kathleen Skinker
HESP300: Introduction to Psycholinguistics
An introduction to current theories of language and an investigation of their relationship to human communication behavior. Survey of the experimental literature relating to this question.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Jared Novick
    Spring 2017 Instructor: Jared Novick
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Jared Novick View Syllabus
    Spring 2016 Instructor: Yi Ting Huang
    Fall 2015 Instructor: Jared Novick View Syllabus
HESP305: Anatomy and Physiology of the Speech Mechanism
Anatomy, physiology, and neurology of speech mechanism.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Marios Fourakis
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Shameka Johnson
HESP311: Anatomy, Pathology and Physiology of the Auditory System
Gross anatomy of the ear and pathways for transmission of sound energy through the peripheral and central auditory system. Causes, development and effects of pathological conditions contributing to temporary or chronic hearing impairments.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Kelly A King
    Summer 2017 Instructor: Jaclyn Schurman
    Spring 2017 Instructor: Sandra Gordon-Salant
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Kelly A King
    Summer 2016 Instructor: Julie Cohen
HESP400: Speech and Language Development in Children
Analysis of the normal processes of speech and language development in children.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Yi Ting Huang
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Tonya Williams Walker
    Spring 2017 Instructor: Eusebia Mont
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Tonya Williams Walker
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Yi Ting Huang View Syllabus
HESP406: Acquired Neurogenic Communication Disorders in Adults
Survey of the dysarthrias and aphasias in adults from an interdisciplinary point of view.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Yasmeen Faroqi Shah
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Yasmeen Faroqi Shah
    Fall 2015 Instructor: Yasmeen Faroqi Shah
    Fall 2014 Instructor: Kristin Slawson
    Fall 2013 Instructor: Kristin Slawson
HESP411: Introduction to Audiology
An introduction to the field of audiology. Evaluation and remediation of hearing handicaps.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Chris Zalewski
    Spring 2017 Instructor: Samira Anderson View Syllabus
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Chris Zalewski
    Spring 2016 Instructor: Unlisted/TBD View Syllabus
    Spring 2016 Instructor: Samira Anderson
HESP413: Aural Rehabilitation/Habilitation
The fundamental aspects of aural rehabilitation therapy for both adults and children are introduced to students. Class time will consist of lectures, discussions, and hands-on activities.
Course Offering
    Spring 2017 Instructor: Keena Seward
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Paula Schauer
HESP417: Principles and Methods in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
The principles underlying the treatment of speech, language and hearing disorders in children and adults.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Kathy Dow-Burger Co-Instructor: Lisa Rickard
    Summer 2017 Instructor: Eusebia Mont Co-Instructor: Lisa Rickard
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Vivian Sisskin Co-Instructor: Lisa Rickard
    Summer 2016 Instructor: Kristin Slawson Co-Instructor: Lisa Rickard
    Fall 2014 Instructor: Kathy Dow-Burger Co-Instructor: Lisa Rickard
HESP600: Instrumentation in Hearing and Speech Sciences
Instrumentation in hearing and speech sciences.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Sterling Sheffield
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Sterling Sheffield
    Fall 2015 Instructor: Matthew Goupell View Syllabus
    Fall 2014 Instructor: Matthew Goupell View Syllabus
HESP606: Basic Hearing Measurements
Theoretical principles, methodology, and interpretation of routine audiometric tests, including pure tone, speech, and acoustic immittance measures. Modification of procedures for special populations. Equipment calibration and mass hearing screening programs.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Sandra Gordon-Salant
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Sandra Gordon-Salant
    Fall 2015 Instructor: Sandra Gordon-Salant
    Fall 2014 Instructor: Sandra Gordon-Salant View Syllabus
HESP612: Fluency Disorders
The nature of fluency disorders. Principles, methods and procedures for the clinical management of fluency disorders in children and adults.
Course Offering
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Vivian Sisskin
    Fall 2015 Instructor: Vivian Sisskin
    Fall 2014 Instructor: Vivian Sisskin
HESP616: Language Disorders in Children
Theoretical, empirical and clinical perspectives on language disorders in children.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Nan Bernstein Ratner
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Nan Bernstein Ratner
    Fall 2014 Instructor: Nan Bernstein Ratner
    Fall 2014 Instructor: Nan Bernstein Ratner View Syllabus
HESP624: Voice Disorders
Etiological characteristics, assessment and treatment of phonatory disorders in children and adults.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Nancy Solomon
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Unlisted/TBD Co-Instructor: Marissa Simpson
HESP626: Language Disorders in School-aged Children and Adolescents
Etiology, assessment and treatment of communication and learning problems in school age children and adolescents
Course Offering
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Nan Bernstein Ratner
HESP630: Electrophysiological Measurements
Principles and techniques of physiological and electrophysiological measures of the audio-vestibular mechanisms.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Samira Anderson View Syllabus
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Samira Anderson View Syllabus
    Fall 2015 Instructor: Samira Anderson View Syllabus
    Fall 2014 Instructor: Samira Anderson View Syllabus
    Fall 2013 Instructor: Samira Anderson View Syllabus
HESP645: Pediatric Audiology
Evaluation and treatment of hearing-impaired children.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Keena Seward
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Hannah Willison
HESP700: Hearing Aids
Principles, methods and procedures for selection, fitting, calibration and management of amplification systems for hearing-impaired children and adults.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: LaGuinn Sherlock
    Fall 2016 Instructor: LaGuinn Sherlock
    Fall 2015 Instructor: LaGuinn Sherlock Co-Instructor: Margaret McCabe
HESP702: Diagnostic Procedures in Speech-Language Pathology
Diagnostic tools and methods in the analysis of speech-language disorders in children and adults.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Colleen Worthington
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Colleen Worthington
    Fall 2015 Instructor: Colleen Worthington
    Fall 2014 Instructor: Colleen Worthington
HESP710: Industrial and Environmental Noise Problems
Evaluation and control of noise hazards. Effects of noise on man. Medico-legal aspects of noise-induced hearing impairment.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Samira Anderson View Syllabus
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Samira Anderson View Syllabus
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Samira Anderson View Syllabus
    Fall 2015 Instructor: Samira Anderson View Syllabus
HESP722: Psychoacoustics
Auditory perception and auditory processing in normal and impaired hearing.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Matthew Goupell
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Matthew Goupell View Syllabus
    Fall 2015 Instructor: Matthew Goupell View Syllabus
    Fall 2014 Instructor: Matthew Goupell View Syllabus
HESP818F: Seminar in Language Processing: What did you say? Hearing Language in the Real World
Seminar in language processing in children.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Jan Edwards
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Rochelle Newman