Curriculum Guides

2013-2014

Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology (7700)

B.A. - Bachelor of Arts

Major: Speech - LP&A (H70101BA)

College of Health Professions

Year 1

Fall
7700:110 Intro to Disorders of Communic3
3750:100 Introduction to Psychology3
3100:200 Human Anat & Physiology I3
3100:201 Human Anat & Phys Lab I1
3300:111 English Composition I3
Oral Communication:Any3
Min Credit Total 16
Spring
3300:112 English Composition II3
3470:250 Statistics for Everyday Life4
3100:202 Human Anat & Physiology II3
3100:203 Human Anat & Phys Lab II1
3650:133 Music, Sound & Physics4
Physical Education/Wellness:Any1
Min Credit Total 16
Summer
Min Credit Total 0

Year 2

Fall
7700:230 Language Science & Acquisition4
7700:101 American Sign Language I3
3850:100 Introduction to Sociology3
7700:210 Intro to Clinical Phonetics4
Elective:Any1
Min Credit Total 15
Spring
7700:330 Language Disorders4
3400:210 Humanities in Western Trad I4
7700:215 Intro:Hearing & Speech Science4
7700:321 Articulatory & Phonolgic Disrd4
Min Credit Total 16
Summer
Min Credit Total 0

Year 3

Fall
7700:335 Principles of Audiology4
7700:365 Anatomy & Phys of Spch & Hear3
7700:366 Anatomy & Physiology Lab1
7700:102 American Sign Language II3
Humanities:Any Set3
Area Studies & Cultural Diversity:Any2
Min Credit Total 16
Spring
7700:345 Audiologic Treatment4
7700:201 American Sign Language III3
Humanities:Any OTHER Set3
Elective:Any3
Elective:Any3
Min Credit Total 16
Summer
Min Credit Total 0

Year 4

Fall
7700:245 Frst Respond to the Deaf Comm4
7700:446 Observation & Clinical Technq4
7700:222 Survey Deaf Culture in America2
Area Studies & Cultural Diversity:Any2
Elective:Any4
Min Credit Total 16
Spring
7700:422 Organic Disorders of Commun4
7700:445 Mcult Cons Aud & Sp-Lang Path3
7700:202 American Sign Language IV3
Elective:Any3
Elective:Any3
Min Credit Total 16
Summer
Min Credit Total 0
Degree Distribution Requirements
This curriculum guide is a recommended plan of study. Students with questions about degree requirements should contact an academic advisor.
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Beginning Language I and II and Intermediate Language I and II may be substituted for American Sign Language I, II, III and IV and 7700:222 Survey of Deaf Culture.
A free elective may be substituted for 7700:245 First Responders to the Deaf Community if student isn't completing the Manual Communication Certificate.
Without limiting the generality of its powers to alter, amend, or revoke rules and regulation, The University of Akron reserves the right to make changes in degree requirements of the student enrolled prior to the change by: Altering the number of credits or courses required in a major field of study, deleting courses, amending courses by increasing or decreasing the credits of specific courses or offering substitute courses.
The following credit hour requirements apply to this degree: 128 minimum total credits; 32 credits in residence; the final 32 credits must be taken from The University of Akron.
Three Year Accelerated Option
For first time students who have earned credits for at least the first year of courses. Credits can be earned through qualifying scores on appropriate Advanced Placement (AP) exams or through Postsecondary Enrollment Options Program (PSEOP) courses. Credits for qualifying AP scores or PSEOP courses are determined by the appropriate academic department. Departments may assign varied course credit, depending on the student’s score on an AP exam or PSEOP course. Students may also receive credit by examination or via placement tests, where appropriate.

Guide Updated: 03-19-2013