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Undergraduate Programs in 
Speech Pathology and Audiology

Suggested Course Sequence for Honors Students

Note: Plan to take an Honors course each semester to fulfill the Presidential Honors or Deans Honors requirement.

Pre-SPA Courses (16-17 hours)

Course
Credits
CSAD 199 Orientation 1
CSAD 270 Effective Public Speaking 3, GEC f4  (has Honors lecture section)
CSAD 200 Intro Communication Disorders 3 - FR
CSAD 222 Phonetics (PR: CSAD 200 & Ling 101) 3
CSAD 234   Anatomy & Physiology Speech & Hearing  4
CSAD 236 Language Science 3


Major Requirements - Junior (12 hours)

Course
Credits
CSAD 320 Speech Science (PR: CSAD 234) 3
CSAD 336 Language Acquisition 1 (PR: CSAD 222 & 236) 3
CSAD 340 Hearing Science (PR: CSAD 234) 3
CSAD 342 Introduction to Audiology (PR: CSAD 234) 3

Major Requirements - Senior (9 hours)

Course
Credits
CSAD 426 Speech Disorders 3
CSAD 442 Aural Rehabilitation (PR: CSAD 342) 3
CSAD 485
or
CSAD 496
Capstone 

Senior Thesis
3

Content/Practica Electives for Junior or Senior Year

(Select a minimum of 9 hours to total 120 hours)
Course
Credits
CSAD 280 Communication Disorders in Film 3 (cannot be counted as elective if taken for F7)
CSAD 424 Language Disorders 3
CSAD 436 Language Acquisition II 3
CSAD 440 Audiological Assessment (PR: CSAD 340 & 342) 3
CSAD 480 Speech & Language Assisting  3
CSAD 482 Speech & language Practicum (PR: Consent)
CSAD 483 Audiology Practicum (PR: CSAD 440 & Consent) 2

Abroad/Research/Seminar Electives (no minimum)

Course
Credits
CSAD 388 International Experience in CSD (PR: Consent) 3
CSAD 492 A-Z Directed Study (PR: Consent) 1-3
CSAD 493 A-Z Special Topics (PR: Consent) 1-3
CSAD 494 A-Z Seminar (PR: Consent) 1-3
CSAD 495 Independent Study (PR: Consent) 1-6 (May be Honors credit)
CSAD 496 Senior Thesis (PR: Consent) 1-3 (May be Honors credit and may be taken instead of capstone, CSAD 485)
CSAD 497 Research (PR: Consent) 1-6
CSAD 498 A-Z Honors (PR: Consent) 1-6

Honors Students: Read about earning Honors Credit Hours.