LIN 5741 Applied English Grammar 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Survey of English grammar based on the principles of second language acquisition and social interaction, with implications for teachers.

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LIN 6720 Second Language Acquisition 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Neurolinguistic, psycholinguistic, and sociolinguistic bases of second language acquisition in childhood and adulthood.

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SPA 5051 Clinical Observation in Audiology 1 Credit

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Opportunity to observe various phases of audiologic practice and to accumulate a minimum of 15 hours of observation experience.

Prerequisite: for beginning graduate students in audiology.

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SPA 5102 Auditory Anatomy and Physiology 2 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

In-depth coverage of anatomy and physiology of auditory system to support understanding of auditory function in persons with healthy auditory mechanisms and those with specific disorders.

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SPA 5204 Phonological Disorders 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Advanced principles of diagnosis and remediation.

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SPA 5211 Voice Disorders 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Advanced theory and techniques of diagnosis and remediation.

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SPA 5225 Principles of Speech Pathology: Stuttering 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Advanced theories and techniques of diagnosis and therapy.

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SPA 5254 Neurocognitive Language Disorders 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Neurocognitive deficits of language in dementia, traumatic brain injury, and right hemisphere damage.

Prerequisite: introductory neuroanatomy.

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SPA 5304 Principles of Audiological Evaluation 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Advanced procedures in speech audiometry, masking, and audiogram interpretation.

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SPA 5315 Peripheral and Central Auditory Disorders 2 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Understanding (1) anatomy and physiology of peripheral and central auditory mechanism, (2) etiology and pathology of peripheral and central hearing loss, and (3) audiological and otologic diagnosis/treatment of hearing loss.

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SPA 5401 Speech Pathology Language Disorder 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Advanced theory and techniques of diagnosis and remediation of language disorders in infants and preschoolers.

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SPA 6010 Basic Auditory Sciences 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

The nature of sound, the structure and function of the auditory system, frequency selectivity, auditory filtering, and the psychoacoustics of pure tones and complex sounds.

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SPA 6133L Hearing Aid Analysis Laboratory 1 Credit

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Advanced analysis and description of the electroacoustical properties of hearing aids.

Corequisite: SPA 6345.

SPA 6211 Applied Voice Disorders: Diagnosis and Treatment 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Seminar and practicum.

Prerequisite: majors only.

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SPA 6233 Speech Motor Control Disorders 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Developmental and acquired neurogenic speech disorders and their associated neuropathology, etiology, characteristics, assessment practices, and treatment strategies.

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SPA 6270 Auditory Processing Disorders 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Anatomy and physiology of the central auditory nervous system, and disorders of auditory processing that occur in humans. Focuses on evaluation and treatment of auditory processing disorders.

Prerequisite: SPA 5304, SPA 5102.

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SPA 6305 Pediatric Audiology 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Pediatric Audiology

Prerequisite: SPA 6313.

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SPA 6311 Medical Audiology 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Differential diagnosis of hearing impairment.

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SPA 6316 Cl Auditory Electroph 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Cl Auditory Electroph

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SPA 6317 Vestibular Disorders 2 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Mechanics and physiology of human balance, contribution of inner ear to balance, disorders of balance, and approaches to diagnostic assessment and rehabilitation.

Prerequisite: graduate status.

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SPA 6323 Audiologic Rehabilitation for Adults 2 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Explores theoretical and clinical literature. Describes assessment and management strategies.

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SPA 6324 Audiologic Rehabilitation for Children 2 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Explores theoretical and clinical literature. Assessment and therapy techniques for children.

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SPA 6340 Amplification I 2 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Theoretical and applied understanding of current technology in amplification systems for the hearing impaired. Seminar format (2/3) and clinical laboratory activities (1/3).

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SPA 6341 Amplification II 2 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Digital and programmable technology in hearing aids.

Prerequisite: SPA 6340.

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SPA 6390 Proseminar: Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Current professional issues including federal and state regulations, audiologic jurisprudence, audiological management, and interfacing with other professionals.

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SPA 6410 Adult Language Disorders 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

The nature of acquired aphasia and related disorders. Applying neurolinguistic and neuropsychological models to methods of assessment and treatment.

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SPA 6416 Applied Neurogenic Disorders: Diagnosis and Treatment 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Seminar and practicum.

Prerequisite: majors only.

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SPA 6430 Applied Developmental Disorders: Diagnosis and Treatment in Speech and Language 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Seminar and practicum.

Prerequisite: majors only.

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SPA 6506 Clinical Clerkship in Audiology 1 Credit, Max 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Beginning-level audiologic practicum.

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SPA 6524 Practicum in Speech-Language Therapy: UFSHC 1-6 Credits, Max 6 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Practicum in Speech-Language Therapy: UFSHC

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SPA 6531 Clinical Practice in Hearing Assessment 1-6 Credits, Max 6 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Clinical Practice in Hearing Assessment

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SPA 6564 Communication and Aging 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Characteristics of, and management approaches for, communication disorders found with some frequency in the elderly. Focues on enhancing communication.

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SPA 6581 Special Clinical 1-9 Credits, Max 12 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Advanced study in specific areas of clinical process.

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SPA 6805 Introduction to Graduate Research 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Introduction to Graduate Research

Prerequisite: required of all graduate students specializing in speech-language pathology or audiology.

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SPA 6905 Individual Study 1-3 Credits, Max 9 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Supervised study of specialized topic or research project.

Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

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SPA 6910 Supervised Research 1-5 Credits, Max 5 Credits

Grading Scheme: S/U

Supervised Research

Prerequisite: SPA 6805, and consent of instructor.

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SPA 6930 Proseminar in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology 1 Credit, Max 6 Credits

Grading Scheme: S/U

Faculty and graduate student research in speech-language pathology, audiology, and related disciplines.

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SPA 6935 Applied Reading Disabilities: Diagnosis and Treatment 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Seminar and practicum in diagnosis and treatment of developmental reading disabilities.

Prerequisite: majors only.

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SPA 6936 Special Topics 3 Credits, Max 9 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Theory and research in communication.

Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

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SPA 6940 Supervised Teaching 1-5 Credits, Max 5 Credits

Grading Scheme: S/U

Supervised Teaching

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SPA 6942 Externship in Speech-Language Pathology 7-12 Credits, Max 12 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Full-time supervised clinical experience in speech-language pathology. Students provide diagnostic and therapeutic services in clinical setting.

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SPA 6971 Research for Master's Thesis 1-15 Credits

Grading Scheme: S/U

Research for Master's Thesis

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SPA 7306 Audiologic Assessment in a Medical Setting 5 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Audiologic and medically related aspects of hearing disorders.

Prerequisite: open only to students in the distance learning Au.D. program.

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SPA 7318 Clinical Auditory Electrophysiology 5 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Understanding clinical auditory physiological measures, including auditory-evoked and event-related potentials, otoacoustic emissions, and common clinical protocols applied to auditory disorders.

Prerequisite: open only to students in the distance learning Au.D. program.

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SPA 7319 Balance Disorders: Evaluation and Treatment 5 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Understanding how humans maintain balance, the contribution of the inner ear to balance, disorders of balance, and approaches to rehabilitation of these disorders.

Prerequisite: open only to students in the distance learning Au.D. program.

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SPA 7325 Audiologic Rehabilitation 5 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

State-of-the-art information on current philosophies and practice patterns for audiologic habilitation and rehabilitation.

Prerequisite: open to students in the distance learning Au.D. program.

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SPA 7343 Cochlear Implants and Assistive Devices 5 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Fitting practices and future directions.

Prerequisite: open only to students in the distance learning Au.D. program.

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SPA 7348 Principles of Amplification 5 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Recent information regarding amplification systems.

Prerequisite: open only to students in the distance learning Au.D. program.

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SPA 7353 Environmental Hearing Conservation 5 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Recent information regarding the causes of hearing loss, prevention strategies, and basic mechanisms underlying noise-induced hearing loss.

Prerequisite: open only to students in the distance learning Au.D. program.

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SPA 7354 Seminar in Audiology: Hearing Conservation and Noise Control 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Seminar in Audiology: Hearing Conservation and Noise Control

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SPA 7391 Business and Professional Issues in Audiology 5 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Overview of the healthcare system, the place of audiology in the system, current issues facing the profession, ethics of audiologic practice, providing reimbursement for services, and personnel management.

Prerequisite: open only to students in the distance learning Au.D. program.

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SPA 7500 Public School Practicum 1-3 Credits, Max 10 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Experience in partial fulfillment of department's clinical requirements.

Prerequisite: majority of preprofessional courses.

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SPA 7523 Practicum in Speech Pathology in a Medical/Dental Setting 1-6 Credits, Max 6 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Practicum in Speech Pathology in a Medical/Dental Setting

Prerequisite: SPA 6521, SPA 6524, and consent of department.

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SPA 7540 Diagnosis and Treatment of Language and Language-Based Literacy Disorders 3 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Clinical aspects of intervention for children and adults who have language disabilities, focusing on identification, diagnosis, and treatment of emergent literacy and language disorders.

Prerequisite: graduate-level reading course.

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SPA 7566 Counseling Individuals with Hearing Losses 5 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Recent information about counseling.

Prerequisite: open only to students in the distance learning Au.D. program.

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SPA 7833 Audiology Research Project 3-6 Credits, Max 6 Credits

Grading Scheme: S/U

Audiology Research Project

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SPA 7945 Graduate Practicum in Audiology 3-6 Credits, Max 15 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Intermediate clinical practicum for Au.D. students.

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SPA 7958 Clinical Externship 3-12 Credits, Max 36 Credits

Grading Scheme: Letter Grade

Clinical Externship

Prerequisite: 12 hours of SPA 7945.

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SPA 7979 Advanced Research 1-12 Credits

Grading Scheme: S/U

Research for doctoral students before admission to candidacy. Designed for students with a master's degree in the field of study or for students who have been accepted for a doctoral program. Not appropriate for students who have been admitted to candidacy.

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SPA 7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation 1-15 Credits

Grading Scheme: S/U

Research for Doctoral Dissertation

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