Courses

Below you will find descriptions for courses offered in this field of study.  You will find a general overview of the topics covered and any prerequisite course(s) or grade requirements, credit value and exclusions.

Some courses are listed as exclusionary to one another.  This means that students may not take both courses as designated.

Not all courses are offered each year.  Please consult the current timetable for this year’s offering.  For further information please contact the department. 

Course Descriptions


Foundation Courses

While students pursue a course of study that leads to specialization in either speech-language pathology or audiology, they will be required to take courses that contain information that is basic to both professions. These courses will be described in the course listings that follow.

HUCD 5020.03: Phonetics
HUCD 5050.03: Fundamentals of Speech Science
HUCD 5120.03: Hearing Measurement
HUCD 5130.03: Introduction to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
HUCD 5140.03: Aural (Re)Habilitation with Children
HUCD 5150.03: Speech-Language Acquisition
HUCD 5260.03: Hearing Disorders
HUCD 5290.03: Introduction to Neurosciences for Communication Disorders
HUCD 6310.03: Audition I
HUCD 6980.03: Research Design
HUCD 7001.03/7002.03: Project
HUCD 7061.03: Practicum Internship
HUCD 7062.03: Practicum Externship
HUCD 9000.00: Thesis

Speech Language Pathology Courses (in addition to Foundation Courses)

HUCD 5070X/Y.03: Clinical Methods - Speech-Language Pathology
HUCD 5250.03: Speech Disorders - Children
HUCD 5270.03: Language Disorders in Preschool Children
HUCD 6350.03: Assessment of Neurogenic Language and Cognitive Disorders - Adult
HUCD 6370.03: Fluency Disorders
HUCD 6390.03: Voice/Resonance Disorders
HUCD 6450.03: Speech Disorders - Adults
HUCD 6460.03: Treatment of Neurogenic Language and Cognitive Disorders - Adult
HUCD 6470.03: Language Disorders in School Age Children
HUCD 6490.03: Advanced Language Disorders in Children
HUCD 6550.03: Seminar in Adult Communication Disorders
HUCD 6611.03: Augmentative and Alternative Communication
HUCD 6612.03: Dysphagia

Audiology Courses (in addition to Foundation Courses)

HUCD 5071X/Y.03: Clinical Methods - Audiology
HUCD 5220.03: Diagnostic Audiology
HUCD 5280.03: Audition II
HUCD 6070.03: Topics in Audiology Procedures
HUCD 6320.03: Pediatric Audiology
HUCD 6360.03: Amplification
HUCD 6380.03: Electrophysiological Audiometric Measures
HUCD 6420.03: Advanced Diagnostic Audiology
HUCD 6440.03: Noise in Industry and the Community
HUCD 6560.03: Amplification II
HUCD 6630.03: Cochlear Implants and Other Implantable Technologies
HUCD 6640.03: Advanced Audiologic Rehabilitation

Additional Courses Available
HUCD 6500.03: Tutorial Readings
HUCD 6700.03: Independent Study

Interprofessional Health Education

Students are required to maintain enrolment in IPHE 5900 for the duration of their studies. Please register in IPHE 5900.00 (section 2). Successful completion of this course is a requirement for graduation, and will be recognized further with the awarding of a special Certificate in Interprofessional Collaboration to be presented by the Faculty of Health Professions. Students are asked to consult with their individual school/college to determine the specific guidelines and expectations regarding the required portfolio.

IPHE 5900.00: Interprofessional Health Education Portfolio.