Loyola University Maryland

Department of Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences

Required Courses for Majors

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Reuired Courses:

  • SP 103: Introduction to Communication Disorders
  • SP 201: Hearing Sciences and Acoustics
  • SP 205: Phonetics
  • SP 206: Observation and Clinical Methods in Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology
  • SP 207: Speech and Language Development
  • SP 301: Anatomy and Physiology: Speech and Language
  • SP 304: Articulation and Phonological Disorders
  • SP 308: Professional and Technical Writing in Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology
  • SP 340: Clinical Audiology
  • SP 400: Speech Science
  • SP 441: Aural Habilitation

Majors choose one of the following courses:

  • SP 401: Neurology for Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • SP 405: Neurological and Organic Bases of Childhood Communication Disorders
  • SP 406: Neurological Bases of Adult Communication Disorders

Departmental Electives:

  • SP 102: Introduction to Human Communication
  • SP 214: Introduction to Sign Language
  • SP 312: Cultural Diversity in Communication
  • SP 314: Intermediate Sign Language
  • SP 413: Advanced Topics: Speech-Language Disorders
  • SP 417: Clinical Research in Communication Sciences and Disorders

Pre-requisites for all courses can be found in the catalogue. It is the students' responsibility to check pre-requisites prior to registration.

See the typical course sequence for majors.