Speech and Hearing Science

Description
The speech and hearing science concentration is an academic program with emphasis on normal aspects of speech, language and hearing.

Requirements

  • Students must complete a minimum of 24 credit hours including 12 of upper division hours for this concentration.
  • All courses must be completed with a grade of “C” (2.00) or higher.
  • A minimum 6 upper division hours must be taken in courses offered by the Department of Speech and Hearing Science.
  • Students are strongly encouraged to consult with an advisor from the Department of Speech and Hearing Science.

Core 12 Hours

SHS 205 Exploring Communication Disorders in Children and Adults (3)

SHS 250 Introduction to Phonetics (3)

SHS 310 Anatomical and Physiological Bases of Speech (3) (Prerequisites: BIO 201; PHY 101)

SHS 311 Physical and Physiological Bases of Hearing (3) (Prerequisites: BIO 201; PHY101; SHS 105)

Core 3 Hours
Choose course from the following:

SHS 367 Language Science, SB (3)

SHS 375 Speech Science (3) (Prerequisites: SHS 310; SHS 311)

Electives 9 Hours Required
Choose elective courses from the following:

SHS 401 Introduction to Audiology (3) (Prerequisites: SHS 311; Credit is allowed for only SHS 401 or 501)

SHS 402 Modifying Communicative Behavior (3) (Prerequisites: SHS 250)

SHS 465 Speech and Language Acquisition, SB (3) (Prerequisites: Credit is allowed for only SSH 465 or 565)

SHS 470 Developmental Speech and Language Disorders (3) (Prerequisites: SHS 465)

SHS 485 Acquired Speech and Language Disorders (3) (Pre-requisites: SHS 310)

SHS 496 Aural Rehabilitation (3) (Prerequisites: SHS 311, 375 and 401; Credit is allowed for only SHS 496 or 596)

 

 

IDS Core Course Information

All Interdisciplinary Studies students are required to complete a 9 credit-hour core and 9 credit hours of context/application courses.

Required Courses (9 credit hours):

  • IDS 201 Intellectual Fusion (recommended for freshman/sophomore students)
    • Prerequisites: None

OR

  • IDS 301 Becoming Interdisciplinary (3) (recommended for transfer students and/or students declaring IDS in their junior or senior year)
    • Prerequisites: Interdisciplinary Studies major

  • IDS 302 Integration Skills (3)
    • Prerequisite(s): Interdisciplinary Studies major; IDS 201 or 301 with C or better
  • IDS 401 Integration: Experiential Learning (3) (requires application)
    • Prerequisites: IDS 201 or 301 with C or better; IDS 302 with C or better; minimum 2.00 GPA; minimum of two courses completed in each concentration area

Context courses (6 credit hours)

Choose two Integrative Context courses from the following (3 credit hours each):

  • IDS 310: Integration: Cultural Contexts, C
  • IDS 311: Integration: Global Contexts, G, SB
  • IDS 312: Integrative Perspectives on Change
  • IDS 313: Integrative Perspectives on a Changing World
  • IDS 314: Integrative Perspectives on Cultural Dynamics, SB
  • IDS 315: Integration: Social Contexts, SB
  • IDS 316: Integration: Humanities Contexts, HU

Application courses (3 credit hours)

Choose any IDS Application course from the following (3 credit hours each):

  • IDS 140: The Nature of Knowledge Systems
  • IDS 302: Integration Skills
  • IDS 310: Integration: Cultural Contexts, C
  • IDS 311: Integration: Global Contexts, G, SB
  • IDS 312: Integrative Perspectives on Change
  • IDS 313: Integrative Perspectives on a Changing World
  • IDS 314: Integrative Perspectives on Cultural Dynamics, SB
  • IDS 315: Integration: Social Contexts, SB
  • IDS 316: Integration: Humanities Contexts, HU
  • IDS 484: Elective Internship

Transfer to ASU transfer.asu.edu

Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) transfer students transfer.asu.edu/maricopa

  • Courses may fulfill Arizona General Education Curriculum (AGEC) or Associate’s degree requirements, consult with your community college academic advisor for details.
  • MCCCD course transfer equivalencies are listed here; they may be applied toward this concentration (maximum of six credits or two courses).
  • Information listed was current for this catalog year at the time of printing, consult transfer.asu.edu/maricopa for verification.

Year

Year

2019-20

Campus

Campus

Tempe

Advising

Advising

Interdisciplinary Studies Advising
cisa.asu.edu/advising
All appointments:
480-965-4464

Downtown Phoenix
Arizona Center, Suite 380

Polytechnic
Santa Catalina Hall

Tempe
Urban Systems Engineering

Online
480-965-4464

 

DARs Code

DARs Code

LASHSEMPH

College/School

College/School

College of Health Solutions

Concentration Contact

Concentration Contact