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Pocatello Campus Course Sequence

Suggested Undergraduate Plan of Study for Bachelors of Science Degree

In Communication Sciences and Disorders

Emphasis in Pre-Speech-Language Pathology

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
BIOL 1101 Biology I (obj 5) 4
BIOL 1101L Biology Lab (obj 5) 0
ENGL 1101 English Composition (obj 1) 3
HCA 1110* (or HCA 1115) Intro to Allied Health Prof 3
CSD 1126 Deaf Studies 2
CSD 1151 ASL I (obj 4) 3
CSD 1151L ASL I Lab (obj 4) 1
Total: 16

 

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

 

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Physical Science Course *** (obj 5) 4
PSYC 2225 Child Development 3
SOC 2248 Critical Analysis of Social Diversity (obj. 7) 3
General Education Objective 3
General Education Objective 3
Total: 16

 

Spring Semester
ANTH/ENGL/LANG 1107 Nature of Lang (obj 7) (recommended) 3
BIOL 3301 Anatomy & Physiology 3
BIOL 3301L Anatomy & Physiology Lab 1
CSD 2205 Intro to Professions in Comm Science 3
Electives as needed 5
Total 15

 

Junior Year

Fall Semester
ENGL 3307 Professional & Technical Writing 3
CSD 3310 Speech Science Nature of Sound 3
CSD 3321 Clinical Phonetics & Phonology 3
CSD 3321L Clinical Phonetics & Phonology Lab 1
CSD 3330 Language Science 3
Electives as needed 2
Total 15

 

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

 

Senior Year

Fall Semester
CSD 4405 Neuroscience for Comm Disorders 3
CSD 4420 Clinical Processes Adult 2
CSD 4445 Aural Rehabilitation 3
Electives as needed 6-7
Total 14-15

 

Spring Semester
CSD 4417 Interdisciplinary Eval Team 1
CSD 4425 SLP Methods and Applications (recommended) 2
CSD 4460 Educational Audiology 3
Electives as needed 8-9
Total: 14-15

 

*You may take either HCA 1110 or HCA 1115

** It may be necessary to take MATH 1108 (4 cr) as pre-requisite for MATH 1153

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

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 CSD Major

Number Credits Title
CSD 1126 2 Deaf Studies
CSD 1151 3 American Sign Language I (obj 4)
CSD 1151L 1 American Sign Language I Lab (obj 4)
CSD 2205 3 Introduction to Professions in Communication Sciences
CSD 3310 3 Speech Science: The Acoustical Nature of Sound and Speech  
CSD 3321 3 Clinical Phonetics and Phonology
CSD 3321L 1 Clinical Phonetics and Phonology Lab
CSD 3330 3 Language Science
CSD 3341 3 Audiometry and Hearing Science
CSD 3350 3 Anatomy & Physiology of the Speech and Swallowing Mechanisms
CSD 3350L 1 Anatomy & Physiology of the Speech and Swallowing Mechanisms Lab
CSD 4405 3 Neuroscience for Communication Disorders
CSD 4417 1 Interdisciplinary Evaluation Team (IET)
CSD 4445 3 Aural Rehabilitation
CSD 4460 3 Educational Audiology
Total: 36

Other Required Courses

BIOL 3301 3 Anatomy and Physiology
BIOL 3301L 1 Anatomy and Physiology Lab
ENGL 3307 3 Professional and Technical Writing
HCA 1110* (or HCA 1115) 3 Introduction to the Allied Health Professions
MATH 1153 3 Introduction to Statistics (obj 3)
PSYC 1101 3 Introduction to General Psychology (obj 6)
PSYC 2225 3 Child Development
OR
PSYC 3332 (3) Psychology of Adolescence
SOC 2248 3 Critical Analysis of Social Diversity (obj 7)
Physical Science Course** (obj 5) 4 (to fulfill ASHA Physical Science requirement - must be Chemistry or Physics)
Total: 26

Speech-Language Pathology Emphasis must take the following

CSD 3315 2 Clinical Processes Pediatric
CSD 3325 3 Speech Sound Development and Disorders
CSD 3335 3 Language Development & Disorders
CSD 4420 2 Clinical Processes Adult
Total: 10

Other Recommended Courses

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

* You can take either HCA 1110 or HCA 1115

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

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