Courses Offered in Summer 2017

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
HESP307: Speech & Hearing Science
Human hearing is exquisitely sensitive, allowing us to hear extremely faint sounds, to follow the sounds of a friend's voice in a loud party, and to appreciate subtle differences between words in the language. This course provides an introduction to the basic physics of sound, the acoustic properties of the sounds of speech, and the mechanisms by which those sounds are perceived by the listener.
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    Summer 2017 Instructor: Julie Cohen
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
HESP313: Neurobiology for Speech and Hearing
This course is designed to provide an understanding of normal neuroanatomy and neurophysiology of speech and language. It will also provide preliminary information regarding pathologic processes, especially those affecting speech and language.
Course Offering
    Winter 2017 Instructor: Donna Tippett
    Summer 2017 Instructor: Melissa D. Stockbridge
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.
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    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
HESP625: Dysphagia
Nature and clinical management of dysphagia as it pertains to different clinical settings for adult and pediatric populations.
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    Summer 2017 Instructor: Yvette McCoy
    Summer 2016 Instructor: Yvette McCoy
    Summer 2014 Instructor: Barbara Sonies
HESP627: Augmentative and Alternative Communication
Principles, methods, and procedures for categorizing, understanding, an developing augmentative and alternative communication.
Course Offering
    Summer 2017 Instructor: Tonya Williams Walker
    Summer 2016 Instructor: Tonya Williams Walker
HESP634: Anatomy and Physiology of the Auditory and Vestibular Systems
Comprehensive examination of the anatomy and physiology of the peripheral as well as the central auditory and vestibular systems. Both afferent and efferent pathways will be considered. Applications of basic auditory neuroscience to contemporary clinical audiology practice will be highlighted.
Course Offering
    Summer 2017 Instructor: Matthew Goupell View Syllabus
    Summer 2016 Instructor: Matthew Goupell View Syllabus
    Summer 2015 Instructor: Matthew Goupell View Syllabus
    Summer 2014 Instructor: Matthew Goupell View Syllabus
HESP635: Aural Rehabilitation / Habilitation
Principles, methods and procedures for aural rehabilitation/habilitation in children and adults.
Course Offering
    Summer 2017 Instructor: Keena Seward
    Summer 2016 Instructor: Maureen Shader
    Summer 2016 Instructor: Paula Schauer
    Summer 2014 Instructor: Maureen Shader
HESP729: Advanced Clinical Practice in Audiology
Advanced topics in audiology.
Course Offering
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Nicole Nguyen
    Summer 2017 Instructor: Nicole Nguyen