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Communication Sciences and Disorders
Chair: Carol H. Seery, END 875, 229-4291
Undergraduate Program Coordinator: Shelley Lund, END 871, 229-4945
Graduate Program Coordinator: Marylou Gelfer END 853, 229-6465
Student Advising: NWQ Building B 6th Floor, (414)229-2758

1. Students intending to apply for an undergraduate major in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders may not repeat the following courses: ComSDis 220; ComSDis 230: ComSDis 240. This also applies to Second and non Degree students.

2. No student will be allowed to drop clinical practicum ComSDis 500, ComSDis 501 or ComSDis 720 without the consent of the Coordinator of Clinical Services.

3. Changes in undergraduate and graduate clinic registration may be necessitated by availability of supervisors and student priority.

4. Students who are absent during first week of class without instructor's permission may forfeit their place in class.

5. All students should contact their advisors prior to registration.

Please note: NOTE: Students who are absent during first week of classes without instructor's permission may forfeit a place in class. Students will still be held responsible for dropping the class. COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES INTRODUCTORY/TOPICS COURSES: BMS 101 Introduction to Clinical Laboratory Sciences; BMS 205(NS) Introduction to Diagnostic Medicine; BMS 232 Introduction to Nutrition; BMS 260(SS) Introduction to Complementary and Alternative Medicine; BMS 281 Dead Men Do Tell Tales: An Introduction to Forensic Science; COMSDIS 210(SS) Survey of Communication Disorders; HS 101 Introduction to Health and Disease; HS 105 (SS) Survey of the Health Professions; HCA 203(SS) Human Life Cycle; HS 222 Language of Medicine; HS 224 Introduction to Microcomputers for Allied Health Professions; KIN(HMS) 200 Introduction to Kinesiology; KIN 230(NS) Health Aspects of Exercise and Nutrition; THERREC 203 Recreation as a Therapeutic Intervention, THERREC 103(HU) Introduction to Leisure
FORENSIC SCIENCES
Interdisciplinary certificate programs in forensic sciences are offered by the College of Health Sciences in cooperation with the College of Letters & Sciences and Helen Bader School of Social Welfare. For a listing of courses offered in the programs this semester, see the Forensic Sciences listing toward the end of this Schedule.
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COMSDIS-210: Survey of Communication Disorders (3 units; U ; SS)

A broad overview of speech, language, and hearing disorders. Normal development, adult functions and cultural differences are explored, as well as general approaches to rehabilitation.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 23540 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Neubert, Nicole BOL B56  

COMSDIS-220: Anatomy and Physiology of Speech, Hearing, and Language Mechanisms (4 units; U )

Structures and functions involved in normal speech, hearing, and language.

Notes:
Prereq: Bio Sci 202 (P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 23638 9:00 AM-10:50 AM MW 01/21-05/08 Heuer, Sabine END 107  

COMSDIS-240: Normal Speech and Language Development (3 units; U ; SS)

Intensive study of children's speech and language acquisition and research techniques for investigating children's speech and language behavior. Interrelationship with other development areas also discussed.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 23594 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Heilmann, John END 103  

COMSDIS-245: Client Diversity in Health Sciences: An Interdisciplinary Perspective (3 units; U ; CD,SS)

Interdisciplinary instruction on effective service delivery in the health sciences to culturally diverse individuals and families. Emphasis on the complexity of an individual's cultural identity.

Notes:
BMS(C L Sci)/ComSDis/HCA/Kin(HMS)/OccThpy/TherRec 245 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: soph st or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS&   3 LEC 001 33362 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Heilmann, John END 103  
SS&           MW   Levandowski, Shannon    
SS&           MW   Nambisan, Priya    
SS&           MW   Ndon, John    
Course is 30% on-line. Students who are not premajors or majors in the College of Health Sciences should enroll in ComSDis 245.

C L Sci/ComSDis/HCA/HMS/OccThpy/TherRec 245 LEC 001 are taught together and have a combined enrollment limit.
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS-351: Clinical Process II: Child Language Disorders (3 units; U )

The clinical process and its application to the assessment and intervention of language disorders in children.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; admis to major; ComSDis 350(NP).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 23689 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Cottingham, Lisa LUB S250  
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS-380: Bases of Hearing Science (3 units; U )

Consideration of fundamental physical and psychophysical concepts in hearing science and advanced topics in auditory physiology promoting a basic understanding of hearing and hearing measurement.

Notes:
Prereq: ComSDis 220(NP) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 23706 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Bashford, James LUB S220  

COMSDIS-450: Bases of Fluency and Voice Disorders (3 units; U )

Overview of the basic requirements for fluent speech and voice production. Also includes an introduction to the disorders of fluency and voice.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; admis to major; ComSDis 220(NP), 230(NP), 240(NP) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 23633 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Gelfer, Marylou NWQ 6590  
            MW   Seery, Carol    

COMSDIS-490: Audiologic (Re)Habilitation (3 units; U )

Study of the fundamentals of (re)habilitative audiology. Includes study of current comprehensive audiologic (re)habilitative approaches with pediatric through geriatric populations.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; ComSDis 470(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 23745 5:30 PM-8:10 PM W 01/21-05/08 Muffler, Keirsen LAP 250  

COMSDIS-500: Clinical Practice in Speech-Language Pathology: (3 units; U )

Initial supervised practicum experience with articulation, phonology, and/or child language disorders.

Notes:
Not retakeable. Prereq: jr st; admis to major; ComSDis 351(P); cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Off-Campus Practicum
    3 DIS 601 23605 1:00 PM-1:50 PM M 01/21-05/08 Sieff, Sherri END 115  
Consent required to audit.
Off-Campus Practicum
      LAB 901 23543 - 01/21-05/08 Sieff, Sherri OFF CAMPUS  
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS-520: Counseling in Communication Disorders (3 units; U/G )

Current theories in counseling and guidance, procedures designed specifically for use with the communicatively impaired. Opportunity for application of knowledge will be provided.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; admis to major or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 23624 9:00 AM-11:40 AM M 01/27-05/08 Carneol, Susan LUB S195  

COMSDIS-661: The Role of the Speech-language Pathologist in Literacy (2 units; U/G )

Language theory related to reading and writing disorders. Speech-language pathologist's role in assessment and intervention.

Notes:
Prereq: sr st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 LEC 001 23912 3:30 PM-5:20 PM W 01/21-05/08 Sieff, Sherri LUB S230  
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS 670(521): Advanced Procedures in Audiology (3 units; U/G )

Masking, speech audiometry, acoustic immittance testing, differential diagnosis, audiological screening design, development and implementation, special pediatric and geriatric concerns; audiologic counseling and hearing aid orientation.

Notes:
Prereq: sr st; ComSDis 470(P); cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 401 23916 1:00 PM-1:50 PM F 01/21-05/08 Gregg, Ryan LUB S250  
Prereq: sr st; ComsDis 470 (P); cons instr.

Course will be taught partially online. Computer/Internet access required.
      LAB 901 23917 8:30 AM-12:30 PM S 01/21-05/08 Gregg, Ryan TBA  
Lab will meet at Community Audiology Services, 10243 W. National Avenue, West Allis. Lab will meet only 3/1, 4/5, and 5/3.

COMSDIS-699: Advanced Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

Individual program of supervised study.

Notes:
Retakeable to 6 cr max. Prereq: sr st; cons instr & faculty advisor; completion of advanced independent study form.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 015 23535 - 01/21-05/08 Chirillo, Patricia TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 030 23536 - 01/21-05/08 Gelfer, Marylou TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 033 23853 - 01/21-05/08 Heilmann, John TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 035 23626 - 01/21-05/08 Hennes, Dawn TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 040 23913 - 01/21-05/08 Heuer, Sabine TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 045 23541 - 01/21-05/08 Lund, Shelley TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 050 23627 - 01/21-05/08 Rhyner, Paula TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 055 23628 - 01/21-05/08 Seery, Carol TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 060 23656 - 01/21-05/08 Sieff, Sherri TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 063 23914 - 01/21-05/08 Song, Jae Yung TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 065 23659 - 01/21-05/08 Wangerin, Kathleen TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 070 23660 - 01/21-05/08 Willis, Patricia TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 075 23782 - 01/21-05/08 Yorio, Susan TBA  

COMSDIS-702: Clinical Phonology and Articulation (2 units; G )

Normal and disordered aspects of articulation and phonology. Emphasis on theoretical and practical considerations for clinical assessment and treatment.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 LEC 001 23915 1:00 PM-1:50 PM R 01/21-05/08 Seery, Carol END 115  
Course will be taught partially on-line. Computer/internet access required.

COMSDIS-709: Evaluation and Management of Swallowing Disorders (3 units; G )

Study of normal and abnormal swallowing across the lifespan, with emphasis on etiologies, clinical and instrumental evaluation techniques, and management.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; ComSDis 712(P); cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 23604 4:30 PM-7:10 PM M 01/27-05/08 Easterling, Caryn SAB G28  
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS 711(801): Applied Speech Science (3 units; G )

Advanced study of physiological, acoustical, and perceptual perspectives of normal and abnormal speech production mechanisms; laboratory experience with speech science instrumentation for research/clinical application.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of ComSDis 801. Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 23667 4:30 PM-7:10 PM R 01/21-05/08 Song, Jae Yung END 115  

COMSDIS-717: Special Populations in Communication Disorders (2 units; G )

Seminar reviewing the current literature on selected populations of individuals with communication disorders and the implications of this literature on clinical practice.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 LEC 001 23696 5:00 PM-6:45 PM T 01/21-05/08 Singleton, Sarah END 115  
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS 720(902): Advanced Clinical Practice in Speech-Language Pathology: (1 - 3 units; G )

Supervised clinical practice with different speech and language problems in children and adults.

Notes:
Counts as a repeat of ComSDis 902. Retakable as necessary to fulfill competency requirements. Prereq: grad st; cons instr

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
On-Campus Practicum I
    3 DIS 601 23545 - 01/21-05/08 Antinoja, Jodi TBA  
              Sieff, Sherri    
              Willis, Patricia    
              Yorio, Susan    
Students should register for 3 credits.
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum II
    3 DIS 602 23824 - 01/21-05/08 Antinoja, Jodi TBA  
              Sieff, Sherri    
              Willis, Patricia    
              Yorio, Susan    
Students should register for 3 credits.
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum III
    3 DIS 603 23825 - 01/21-05/08 Antinoja, Jodi TBA  
              Sieff, Sherri    
              Willis, Patricia    
              Yorio, Susan    
Students should register for 3 credits.
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum IV
    3 DIS 604 23826 - 01/21-05/08 Antinoja, Jodi TBA  
              Sieff, Sherri    
              Willis, Patricia    
              Yorio, Susan    
Students should register for 3 credits.
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum V
    3 DIS 605 23827 - 01/21-05/08 Antinoja, Jodi TBA  
              Sieff, Sherri    
              Willis, Patricia    
              Yorio, Susan    
Students should register for 3 credits.
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum I
      LAB 801 23544 - 01/21-05/08 Antinoja, Jodi TBA  
              Sieff, Sherri    
              Willis, Patricia    
              Yorio, Susan    
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum II
      LAB 802 23828 - 01/21-05/08 Antinoja, Jodi TBA  
              Sieff, Sherri    
              Willis, Patricia    
              Yorio, Susan    
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum III
      LAB 803 23829 - 01/21-05/08 Antinoja, Jodi TBA  
              Sieff, Sherri    
              Willis, Patricia    
              Yorio, Susan    
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum IV
      LAB 804 23830 - 01/21-05/08 Antinoja, Jodi TBA  
              Sieff, Sherri    
              Willis, Patricia    
              Yorio, Susan    
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum V
      LAB 805 23831 - 01/21-05/08 Antinoja, Jodi TBA  
              Sieff, Sherri    
              Willis, Patricia    
              Yorio, Susan    
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS-725: Speech/Language Services in Educational and Medical Environments (2 units; G )

Methods and professional issues related to the speech-language pathologist employed in the educational and medical environments.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st, ComSDis 709(C) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 LEC 001 23629 1:00 PM-2:40 PM T 01/21-05/08 Hennes, Dawn LUB S263  
            T   Wangerin, Kathleen    
Blended course-partially on-line.
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS 726(903): Speech-Language Pathology Externship in Medical Environments (4 units; G )

Supervised clinical experience in medical and rehabilitation settings.

Notes:
Counts as a repeat of ComSDis 903. May be repeated to 8 cr max. Prereq: grad st; ComSDis 709(P); ComSDis 725(P); cons instr & grad advisor.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 DIS 601 23547 3:00 PM-4:20 PM R 01/21-05/08 Wangerin, Kathleen TBA  
Meets 1/30 and 4/24 only. On-line discussion, weeks of 2/17, 3/10, 3/31, 4/14. Blended course--some sessions are on-line.
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801 23546 - 01/21-05/08 Wangerin, Kathleen TBA  
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS 727(905): Speech-Language Pathology Externship in Educational Environments (4 units; G )

Supervised clinical experience in educational environments.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of ComSDis 905. May be repeated to 8 cr max. Prereq: grad st; ComSDis 660(P) or 706(P); ComSDis 725(P); cons instr & grad advisor.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 DIS 601 23549 3:00 PM-4:20 PM T 01/21-05/08 Hennes, Dawn MER G48  
Meets 1/21, 2/4, 3/4, and 4/8 only. Discussions are online on 2/4, 3/4, and 4/8.
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801 23548 - 01/21-05/08 Hennes, Dawn TBA  
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS 771(907): Clinical Practice in Audiologic (Re)Habilitation: (2 - 3 units; G )

Supervised experience in audiologic (re)habilitation with pediatric or adult clients at on-campus or community sites.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of ComSDis 907. May be repeated to 4 cr max. Prereq: grad st; ComSDis 670(521) & 706 (for pediatric placements); cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Pediatric
    3 DIS 601 23690 3:00 PM-4:50 PM W 01/21-05/08 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
            W   Ryan, Stacy    
Students should enroll for 3 credits. Class to be held at Community Audiology Services, West Allis, Wisconsin.
Adult
    2 DIS 602 23854 3:00 PM-4:50 PM W 01/21-05/08 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
            W   Ryan, Stacy    
Students should enroll for 2 credits. Class to be held at Community Audiology Services, West Allis, WI
Pediatric
      LAB 901 23550 - 01/21-05/08 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
              Ryan, Stacy    
Class to be held at Community Audiology Services, West Allis, Wisconsin.
Adult
      LAB 902 23855 - 01/21-05/08 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
              Ryan, Stacy    
              Zingler, Heather    
Class to be held at Community Audiology Services, West Allis, Wisconsin.

COMSDIS-785: Professional Portfolio Development II (1 units; G )

Students are guided through the final process of designing a professional development portfolio.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; ComSDis 784(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 IND 035 23691 - 01/21-05/08 Hennes, Dawn TBA  
Mandatory meetings will be held twice during the semester. Students must attend on R 2/4 1:00 - 3:00 PM. Second meeting to be determined.

COMSDIS-790: Research and Thesis (1 - 6 units; G )

Independent research and writing under the supervision of a graduate faculty member.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 IND 020 23537 - 01/21-05/08 Gelfer, Marylou TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 030 23856 - 01/21-05/08 Heilmann, John TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 035 23918 - 01/21-05/08 Heuer, Sabine TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 040 23538 - 01/21-05/08 Lund, Shelley TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 050 23539 - 01/21-05/08 Rhyner, Paula TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 060 23542 - 01/21-05/08 Seery, Carol TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 065 23890 - 01/21-05/08 Song, Jae Yung TBA  

COMSDIS-791: Research Experience in Communication Sciences and Disorders (1 units; G )

Supervised research in communication sciences and disorders under the direction of an approved mentor.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 IND 020 23652 - 01/21-05/08 Gelfer, Marylou TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 025 23857 - 01/21-05/08 Heilmann, John TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 028 23919 - 01/21-05/08 Heuer, Sabine TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 030 23653 - 01/21-05/08 Lund, Shelley TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 035 23654 - 01/21-05/08 Rhyner, Paula TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 040 23655 - 01/21-05/08 Seery, Carol TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 045 23657 - 01/21-05/08 Sieff, Sherri TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 050 23891 - 01/21-05/08 Song, Jae Yung TBA  
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS-799: Independent Studies (1 - 3 units; G )

Independent pursuit of a creative project designed by the student and supervised by a faculty or instructional academic staff member.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons grad advisor.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 015 23639 - 01/21-05/08 Chirillo, Patricia TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 23640 - 01/21-05/08 Cottingham, Lisa TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 030 23641 - 01/21-05/08 Gelfer, Marylou TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 033 23858 - 01/21-05/08 Heilmann, John TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 035 23642 - 01/21-05/08 Hennes, Dawn TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 040 23920 - 01/21-05/08 Heuer, Sabine TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 045 23643 - 01/21-05/08 Lund, Shelley TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 050 23644 - 01/21-05/08 Rhyner, Paula TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 055 23645 - 01/21-05/08 Seery, Carol TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 060 23646 - 01/21-05/08 Sieff, Sherri TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 063 23892 - 01/21-05/08 Song, Jae Yung TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 065 23647 - 01/21-05/08 Wangerin, Kathleen TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 070 23658 - 01/21-05/08 Willis, Patricia TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 075 23783 - 01/21-05/08 Yorio, Susan TBA  

COMSDIS-888: Candidate for Degree (0 units; G )

Available for graduate students who must meet minimum credit load requirement.

Notes:
Fee for 1 cr assessed. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    0 IND 020 23648 - 01/21-05/08 Gelfer, Marylou TBA  
    0 IND 025 23859 - 01/21-05/08 Heilmann, John TBA  
    0 IND 028 23921 - 01/21-05/08 Heuer, Sabine TBA  
    0 IND 030 23649 - 01/21-05/08 Lund, Shelley TBA  
    0 IND 035 23650 - 01/21-05/08 Rhyner, Paula TBA  
    0 IND 040 23651 - 01/21-05/08 Seery, Carol TBA  
    0 IND 045 23893 - 01/21-05/08 Song, Jae Yung TBA