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CSD 469. Autism Support Strategies and Interventions

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Characteristics of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) impacting communication. Strategies and interventions to improve social-communication and behaviors for children with ASD.
Prerequisites: CSD 460 or CSD 468
Corequisites: CSD 460
Semester Offered: DEMAND


CSD 501. Credit By Arrangement

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Credit By Arrangement.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


CSD 515. Topics in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

Credits: 1-2 View Details
Description: Specialized topics related to speech, language, and hearing. Areas of current interest to faculty and/or students. A maximum of 6 credits can be applied to a master's degree program. Repeatable for students who have completed their Master's degree.
Semester Offered:
  • Summer
  • DEMAND


CSD 526. Neurological Bases of Speech and Language

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Neuroanatomy and neurophysiology of speech and language. Speech, language, cognitive, and swallowing disorders associated with different types of brain damage.
Prerequisites: CSD 322
Semester Offered: Fall


CSD 527. Language and Language Disorders in Adults

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Typical language and cognition in adults, aging effects and the nature of language and cognitive disorders encountered in the aged population.
Semester Offered: Spring


CSD 532. Fluency Disorders

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: The nature and causes of disorders of fluency; approaches for assessing and treating fluency disorders.
Semester Offered: Spring


CSD 534. Articulation Disorders

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Development of articulation in children; factors that enhance or impede development; diagnostic procedures used in articulation assessment; treatment strategies for disorders of articulation.
Prerequisites: CSD 220
Semester Offered: Spring


CSD 541. Hearing Measurement

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Causes and effects of hearing disorders, classification of hearing loss, and medical management procedures. Basic audiometric procedures. Laboratory participation and clinical competency demonstration required.
Prerequisites: CSD 325
Semester Offered: Fall


CSD 542. Audiologic Rehabilitation

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Effects of hearing loss on language and communication for children and adults. Interpretation of audiological results. Rehabilitation strategies. Audiogram interpretation and intervention planning.
Semester Offered: Spring


CSD 557. Clinical Practice Settings

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Operating procedures of the communication disorders professional in a variety of work settings; federal and state legislation; organizing and evaluating programs.
Prerequisites: CSD 130
Semester Offered: Spring


CSD 560. Language Development

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Language concepts, theory, and terminology. Basic principles and parameters of normal language development. Covers prelinguistic, phonological, morphological, syntactic, semantic, and pragmatic areas.
Prerequisites: ENGL 361
Semester Offered: Fall


CSD 561. Language Disorders: Assessment and Intervention

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Description of common language disorders. Strategies for assessing linguistic knowledge and usage. Intervention procedures for the remediation of language disorders.
Prerequisites: CSD 460-560
Semester Offered: Spring


CSD 566. Augmentative Communication Systems

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Non-vocal communication techniques for non-speaking persons. Determining the most appropriate augmentative communication for a particular client and teaching him/her how to use it.
Semester Offered: Fall


CSD 568. Child Language Development and Disorders

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Language development from birth through adolescence emphasizing content and processes. Recognition of language differences and deficits and suggestions for teaching language skills to the preschool and elementary child. Not open to CSD majors.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


CSD 569. Intro to Lang, Social Comm & Emotional Reg Issues for Students with Autism

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Characteristics of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) that affect individuals' ability to communicate, and the implementation of strategies to improve social-communication and language behaviors for children with ASD.
Prerequisites: CSD 460/560 or CSD 468/568
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


CSD 588. Type B Workshop

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Area limited and specific subjects selected before workshop is announced. These workshops are designed to meet the needs of graduate students for continuing education or enrichment. Workshops numbered 588 may be included as a part of the graduate degree only with the specific approval of the adviser and the graduate dean. This approval may be obtained either by inclusion of the course at the time of program approval or through the petition process.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


CSD 600. Special Problems

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Independent study for advanced students wishing to work out a special problem in the major area of concentration.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


CSD 601. Aphasia and Related Disorders

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Etiologies and characteristics of various types of aphasia and related disorders such as dyslexia and dysgraphia; evidenced based prevention, assessment and intervention methods; and advocacy of quality of life for people with aphasia.
Semester Offered: Fall


CSD 602. Dysphagia: Diagnosis and Management

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Anatomy, physiology and neurology of normal swallowing; evaluation and treatment of swallowing disorders; related ethical issues.
Semester Offered: Fall


CSD 603. Language Disorders in Children

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Assessment and remediation of language problems exhibited by pre-school and school-aged children.
Semester Offered: Spring


CSD 604. Pediatric Speech Sound Disorders

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Theory, assessment and intervention strategies for pediatric speech sound disorders phonology and childhood apraxia of speech.
Semester Offered: Spring


CSD 605. Cognitive-Communication Disorders

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Cognitive-linguistic processing; etiology and characteristics of cognitive-linguistic disorders; assessment, intervention and prevention of cognitive-communication deficits.
Semester Offered: Spring


CSD 606. Motor Speech Disorders

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Etiologies, diagnoses and evidence-based interventions for disorders of motor planning and motor execution.
Semester Offered: Fall


CSD 607. Statistics and Evidence Based Practice for Speech Language Pathologists

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Critical evaluation of sampling, descriptive and inferential statistics in treatment effectiveness literature. Evaluation and design of treatment effectiveness research.
Semester Offered: Summer


CSD 608. Capstone One: Ethics, Professional Issues and Technology

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Ethics, technology and professional practice issues related to clinical practice in speech language pathology.
Semester Offered: Fall






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