Communication Sciences and Disorders 631

COSD 631: Special Clinical Topical Seminar

Prerequisites: Graduate standing or permission

Credit Hours: (1-3) Lecture, discussion, field trips and presentations


Specific areas of specialized clinical knowledge in communication disorders will be offered.


Detailed Description of Content of Course

This course is designed to provide students with specialized clinical knowledge in specific areas of communication disorders. In particular, areas requiring additional knowledge or special considerations for prevention, assessment and/or intervention will be covered.


Detailed Description of Conduct of Course

Teaching strategies employed will vary according to the topic under consideration. Methods may include: lecture, discussion, presentations by related professionals, video/audio presentations, and field trips.


Goals and Objectives of the Course

Students will demonstrate comprehension of, and knowledge of applications in, special clinical topics.


Assessment Measures

Assessment measures will vary depending on the topic covered. Measures may include oral presentations, written assignments, papers, and examinations.


Other Course Information



Review and Approval

September 2001 Reviewed for content Raymond Linville, Chair