SPA Curriculum

Sample Curriculum:  B.S. in Speech Pathology Audiology

**Required Courses for all SPA majors provided on a yearly basis.  Some examples of course recommendations are listed below: (These courses are subject to change on a year to year basis)

FIRST YEAR SPA COURSES:

SPA 151   Survey of Communication Disorders 3 Credits
SPA  152   Introduction to Acoustics 3 Credits
SPA  156   Anatomy of Speech and Hearing 4 Credits
SPA  252   Sign Language I 3 Credits
SPA  255   Speech Science 3 Credits
SPA  352   Sign Language 3 Credits

SECOND YEAR SPA COURSES:

SPA   150  Phonetics                                                              3 Credits
SPA   250  Language Development                                    3 Credits
SPA   251  Intro. to Clinical Practice: Audiology             2 Credits
SPA   315  Audiology Practicum                                          2 Credits
SPA   254  Articulation Disorders                                       3 Credits
SPA   316  Language Disorders                                            3 Credits

THIRD YEAR SPA COURSES:

SPA   300  Neuroanatomy-Neurophys Spch & Hearing  3 Credits
SPA   308  Voice & Fluency Problems                                 3 Credits
SPA  355  Aural Rehabilitation                                             3 Credits
SPA  402  SPA: Practicum/Observation                             3 Credits
SPA  400  SPCH-Lang Services in Education                    3 Credits
SPA  401  SPCH-Lang Services in Healthcare                   3 Credits
SPA  403  Clinical Prac in Comm Disorders: Schools      3 Credits

FOURTH YEAR SPA COURSES:

SPA  310  Comm. Problems of Aged                                     3 Credits
SPA  354  Identification Audiometry                                    3 Credits
SPA  404  Clinical Prac in Comm. Disorders: Hlthcare    3 Credits
SPA  430  Diagnostic Principles and Techniques               3 Credits
SPA  455  Principles in SPCH/LANG Intervention            3 Credits