Intro/Comm Disorders in Adults

Intro/Comm Disorders in Adults

CODA 1006

This course focuses on the communication disorders associated with the adult population. Basic neuroanatomy and typical speech and language functions are addressed along with changes in speech and language abilities due to the typical aging process. Communication impairments due to aphasia and related disorders are discussed in terms of cause, neuroanatomical basis and intervention principles and techniques. Included in this discussion is the impact the communication disorder has on the family and caregivers.

Credits

2

Course Hours

28

Students registering for credit courses for the first time must declare a program at the point of registration. Declaring a program does not necessarily mean students must complete a program, individual courses may be taken for skill improvement and upgrading.

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