CASD 1176 Introduction to Communication Disorders

3 hours; 3 credits

Overview of the field of Communication Disorders; distinction between communication differences and disorders; multicultural concerns in the professions of speech-language pathology and audiology; roles, responsibilities in professional practice across the lifespan and work settings; scope of practice related to speech, language, communication, and swallowing disorders; interprofessional practice; prevention, assessment and intervention from an evidence-based perspective.


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