SPCH 131 - Introduction to Communication Disorders
Semester Hours:3Fall, Spring
This course provides a comprehensive overview of communication disorders across the lifespan. Emphasis is placed on disorders of articulation, fluency, voice and aphasia. Theories, etiologies, and symptoms, as well as the educational and sociocultural impact of these disorders, are addressed. Students conduct a literature search, develop a bibliography, and complete a focused research paper.