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Meridian Campus Course Sequence

Emphasis in Speech-Language Pathology

Suggested Undergraduate Plan of Study for Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Communication Sciences and Disorders

 

 

Download Meridian Campus Course Sequence Speech-Language Pathology Emphasis

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
BIOL 1101 Biology I (obj 5) (ISU only) 4 cr
BIOL 1101L Biology I Lab (obj 5) (ISU only) 0 cr
ENGL 1101 English Composition (obj 1) 3 cr
HCA 1110* (or HCA 1115) Intro to Allied Health Prof 3 cr
General Education Objective 3 cr
Electives as needed 2 cr
Total credits 15

 

Spring Semester
COMM 1101 Principles of Speech (obj 2) 3 cr
ENGL 1102 Critical Reading & Writing (obj 1) 3 cr
MATH 1153** Intro to Statistics (obj 3) 3 cr
PSYC 1101 Intro to General Psychology (obj 6) 3 cr
General Education Objective 3 cr
Total credits 15

 

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Physical Science Course*** (obj 5) 4-5 cr
PSYC 2225 (or PSYC 3332) Child Development 3 cr
SOC 2248 Critical Analysis of Social Diversity (obj 7) 3 cr
General Education Objective 3 cr
Electives as needed 1-2 cr
Total credits 15

 

Spring Semester
ANTH/ENGL/LANG 1107 Nature of Lang (obj 7) (recommended) 3 cr
BIOL 3301 Anatomy & Physiology 3 cr
BIOL 3301L Anatomy & Physiology Lab 1 cr
Electives as needed 8 cr
Total credits 15

 

Junior Year

Fall Semester
CSD 1126 Deaf Studies 2 cr
CSD 2205 Intro to Professions in Comm Science 3 cr
CSD 3310 Speech Science Nature of Sound 3 cr
CSD 3321 Clinical Phonetics & Phonology 3 cr
CSD 3321L Clinical Phonetics & Phonology Lab 1 cr
CSD 3330 Language Science 3 cr
Total credits 15

 

Spring Semester
CSD 3315 Clinical Processes Pediatric 2 cr
CSD 3325 Speech Sound Development & Disorders  3 cr
CSD 3335 Language Development & Disorders 3 cr
CSD 3341 Audiometry & Hearing Science 3 cr
CSD 3350 A & P of Speech and Swallowing 3 cr
CSD 3350L A & P of Speech and Swallowing Lab 1 cr
Total credits 15

 

Senior Year

Fall Semester
ENGL 3307**** Professional & Technical Writing 3 cr
CSD 1151 ASL I (obj 4) 3 cr
CSD 1151L ASL I Lab (obj 4) 1 cr
CSD 4405 Neuro Basis of Communications 3 cr
CSD 4420 Clinical Processes Adult 2 cr
CSD 4445 Aural Rehabilitation 3 cr
Total credits 15

 

Spring Semester
CSD 4417 Interdisciplinary Eval Team 1 cr
CSD 4425 SLP Methods and Applications (recommended) 2 cr
CSD 4460 Educational Audiology 3 cr
Electives/Program Requirements as needed 9 cr
Total credits 15

*You may take either HCA 1110 or HCA 1115

**It may be necessary to take MATH 1108 as pre-requisite for MATH 1153

***You must take either Physics or Chemistry to fulfill ASHA requirements

****You may take PSYC 4467 ST: Social Science Writing (fall) instead of ENGL 3307

Students need an average of 15 credits each semester to reach the required 120 for graduation.

You must have a minimum of 36 General Education Credits (obj. 1-9).

 

 

 

Required courses for major

The courses below, marked with an *, may be completed online at ISU.

ISU Course  
BIOL 3301* Anatomy and Physiology 3 cr
BIOL 3301L* Anatomy and Physiology Lab 1 cr
ENGL 3307* Professional and Technical Writing (or PSYC 4467 ST: Social Science Writing) 3 cr
HCA 1110* (or HCA 1115) Introduction to the Allied Health Professions 3 cr
MATH 1153 Introduction to Statistics (satisfies ISU Objective 3) 3 cr
PSYC 1101* Introduction to General Psychology (satisfies ISU Objective 6) 3 cr
PSYC 2225* Child Development (or PSYC 3332 Psychology of Adolescence) 3 cr
SOC 2248* Critical Analysis of Social Diversity (satisfies ISU Objective 7) 3 cr
Physical Science Course (must take physics or chemistry to fulfill ASHA Physical Science requirement)  4-5 cr
Electives variable
Total Credits: 26-27

Courses to Complete at ISU-Meridian for Major

CSD 1126 Deaf Studies 2 cr
CSD 1151 American Sign Language I  3 cr
CSD 1151L American Sign Language I Laboratory 1 cr
CSD 2205 Introduction to Communication Differences and Disorders 3 cr
CSD 3310 Speech Science: The Acoustical Nature of Sound and Speech 3 cr
CSD 3315 Clinical Processes Pediatric 2 cr
CSD 3321 Clinical Phonology and Phonetics 3 cr
CSD 3321L Clinical Phonology and Phonetics Lab 1 cr
CSD 3325 Speech Sound Development and Disorders 3 cr
CSD 3330 Language Science 3 cr
CSD 3335 Language Development & Disorders 3 cr
CSD 3341 Audiometry and Hearing Science 3 cr
CSD 3350 Anatomy & Physiology of the Speech and Swallowing Mechanisms 3 cr
CSD 3350L Anatomy & Physiology of the Speech and Swallowing Mechanisms Lab 1 cr
CSD 4405 Neurological Bases of Communication Disorders 3 cr
CSD 4417 Interdisciplinary Evaluation Team (IET) 1 cr
CSD 4420 Clinical Processes Adult 2 cr
CSD 4445 Aural Rehabilitation 3 cr
CSD 4460 Educational Audiology 3 cr

Other Recommended Courses

ANTH/ENGL/LANG 1107 Nature of Language (obj 7) 3 cr
CSD 2210 Human Comm, Differences, and Disorders through Literature and Media (obj 9) 3 cr (spring)
CSD 2256 Deaf Culture and Community (obj 9) 3 cr (spring)
CSD 4425 Speech Language Pathology Methods and Applications 2 cr (spring)

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