SPEC 7336X Speech and Language-based Learning Disabilities

30 hours plus conference; 3 credits

Typical and atypical development of language in the school-age child and adolescent. Etiology, characteristics, assessment, and treatment of speech and language-based learning disabilities in children and adolescents. Consideration of the interdependence among language, discourse, and literacy skills.

Prerequisite: a course in speech and language acquisition or permission of the deputy chairperson.


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