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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 49486 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Neubert, Nicole BOL B40  
Service Learning Section.

COMSDIS-230: Introduction to Phonetics (4 units; U )

Descriptive study of the production and perception of English speech sounds; broad phonetic transcription; introduction to physiological, acoustic, and clinical phonetics. 3 hr Lec, 1 hr Lab/Dis.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 001 49348 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Song, Jae Yung MIT 191  
Course will be taught partially online; computer/internet access required.

COMSDIS-350: Clinical Process I: Articulation and Phonology Disorders (3 units; U )

Introduction to the clinical process and its application to the assessment and intervention of articulation and phonology discorders in children.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 49487 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Cottingham, Lisa LUB S250  
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS-460: Survey of Adult Neurogenic Language and Speech Disorders (3 units; U )

Principles and concepts underlying acquired adult neurogenic language and speech disorders. Topics include aphasia, apraxis, dysarthria, dementia, closed head injury, and right hemisphere disorders.

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 49584 12:30 PM-3:10 PM M 09/08-12/11 Easterling, Caryn END 110  

COMSDIS 470(491): Introduction to Audiology (3 units; U )

Overview of clinical hearing assessment including principles of assessment, instrumentation and calibration, basic audiometry, interpretation of audiometric results, and hearing disorders. Participation in laboratories required.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; ComSDis 220(NP), 380(NP) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 51475 5:00 PM-7:40 PM W 09/02-12/11 Muffler, Keirsen NWQ 6590  

COMSDIS-480: Speech Science (3 units; U )

Study of anatomic, physiologic, acoustic and perceptual parameters involved in speech production and perception; exposure to instrumentation for clinical application/research.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; admis to major; ComSDis 380 or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 51474 12:30 PM-3:10 PM W 09/02-12/11 Gelfer, Marylou END 110  

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 Clinic
    3 DIS 601 49485 11:00 AM-11:50 AM M 09/08-12/11 Sieff, Sherri OFF CAMPUS  
Class will meet in END 816
Consent required to audit.
Off-Campus Practicum
      LAB 901 49339 - 09/08-12/11 Sieff, Sherri OFF CAMPUS  
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS-660: School-Age Language (2 units; U/G )

Language disorders in older children and adolescents; application of developmental theory to assessment and intervention.

Notes:
Prereq: sr st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 LEC 001 49329 4:00 PM-5:40 PM T 09/02-12/11 Sieff, Sherri NWQ G558  
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS 688(708): Evaluation and Diagnosis in Speech-Language Pathology (2 units; U/G )

The diagnostic process in speech-language assessment: case histories and interviewing, formal and informal assessment, interpretation of results, and report writing.

Notes:
Prereq: sr st; ComSDis 351(P); or cons instr.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 LEC 001 49453 9:00 AM-10:40 AM R 09/02-12/11 Heilmann, John PHY 126  
Consent required to audit.

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 32421 - 09/02-12/11 Chirillo, Patricia TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 030 32420 - 09/02-12/11 Gelfer, Marylou TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 033 32430 - 09/02-12/11 Heilmann, John TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 035 32422 - 09/02-12/11 Hennes, Dawn TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 040 32431 - 09/02-12/11 Heuer, Sabine TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 045 32423 - 09/02-12/11 Lund, Shelley TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 050 32424 - 09/02-12/11 Rhyner, Paula TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 055 32425 - 09/02-12/11 Seery, Carol TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 060 32426 - 09/02-12/11 Sieff, Sherri TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 063 32432 - 09/02-12/11 Song, Jae Yung TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 065 32427 - 09/02-12/11 Wangerin, Kathleen TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 070 32428 - 09/02-12/11 Willis, Patricia TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 075 32429 - 09/02-12/11 Yorio, Susan TBA  

COMSDIS-701: Research Design and Methods in Communication Sciences and Disorders (3 units; G )

Introduction to strategy, design, and methodology in quantitative research; includes considerations in evaluating and understanding components of research articles, and integrating research into clinical practice.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 49294 11:00 AM-1:40 PM W 09/02-12/11 Bashford, James MER 342  

COMSDIS-703: Voice Disorders (2 units; G )

Diagnosis and treatment of hyperfunctional disorders; psychogenic voice disorders; organic diseases, trauma, and congenital disorders of the larynx; resonance disorders; and alaryngeal speech.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 LEC 001 49360 1:00 PM-2:50 PM T 09/02-12/11 Gelfer, Marylou CRT 175  
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS-704: Speech Fluency and Stuttering (3 units; G )

Theory and research related to the nature and treatment of stuttering. Discussion of factors important to the clinical management of fluency in children and adults.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 49426 4:30 PM-6:10 PM M 09/08-12/11 Seery, Carol ENG B38  
Course taught partially on-line. Computer/Internet access required. Class meeting dates will be announced at first session.

COMSDIS-706: Language Assessment and Intervention: Birth to 5 years (2 units; G )

Application of various theoretical models and research perspectives to the assessment and treatment of children with language impairments.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 LEC 001 49488 10:00 AM-11:40 AM T 09/02-12/11 Heilmann, John LUB S220  
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS-712: Acquired Neurogenic Communication Disorders in Adults (3 units; G )

Nature of acquired neurogenic communication disorders, including aphasia, TBI, RHD and dementia. Study of pertinent diagnostic and prognostic techniques and therapeutic procedures.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 49562 11:00 AM-1:40 PM M 09/08-12/11 Heuer, Sabine CRT B63  

COMSDIS 715(680): Assessment and Intervention in Augmentative and Alternative Communication (3 units; G )

Application of current research in augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) for assessment, prescription of AAC systems, and intervention planning for individuals with severe communication disorders.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 49395 4:30 PM-7:10 PM W 09/02-12/11 Lund, Shelley ENG B38  
Course partially taught on-line. Computer/Internet access required. Face-to-face class schedule will be announced at first class.
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
    1 - 3 DIS 601 49324 - 09/02-12/11 Croegaert, Caitlin TBA  
              Mackey, Erin    
              Sieff, Sherri    
              Wangerin, Kathleen    
              Yorio, Susan    
Students should register for 2 credits.
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum II
    1 - 3 DIS 602 49325 - 09/02-12/11 Croegaert, Caitlin TBA  
              Mackey, Erin    
              Sieff, Sherri    
              Wangerin, Kathleen    
              Yorio, Susan    
Students should register for 3 credits.
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum III
    1 - 3 DIS 603 49445 - 09/02-12/11 Croegaert, Caitlin TBA  
              Mackey, Erin    
              Sieff, Sherri    
              Wangerin, Kathleen    
              Yorio, Susan    
Students should register for 3 credits.
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum IV
    1 - 3 DIS 604 49404 - 09/02-12/11 Croegaert, Caitlin TBA  
              Mackey, Erin    
              Sieff, Sherri    
              Wangerin, Kathleen    
              Yorio, Susan    
Students should register for 3 credits.
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum I
      LAB 801 49323 - 09/02-12/11 Croegaert, Caitlin TBA  
              Mackey, Erin    
              Sieff, Sherri    
              Wangerin, Kathleen    
              Yorio, Susan    
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum II
      LAB 802 49384 - 09/02-12/11 Croegaert, Caitlin TBA  
              Mackey, Erin    
              Sieff, Sherri    
              Wangerin, Kathleen    
              Yorio, Susan    
MCFI, 2020 W. Wells St.
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum III
      LAB 803 49405 - 09/02-12/11 Croegaert, Caitlin TBA  
              Mackey, Erin    
              Sieff, Sherri    
              Wangerin, Kathleen    
              Yorio, Susan    
MCFI, 2020 W. Wells St.
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum IV
      LAB 804 49446 - 09/02-12/11 Croegaert, Caitlin TBA  
              Mackey, Erin    
              Sieff, Sherri    
              Wangerin, Kathleen    
              Yorio, Susan    
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS-721: The Clinical Process (1 units; G )

Analysis of the clinical process with application to clients with different speech-language disorders.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 LEC 001 49555 2:00 PM-4:20 PM R 09/02-12/11 Sieff, Sherri PHY 133  
            R   Wangerin, Kathleen    
            R   Yorio, Susan    
Additional meeting times set by instructors for weeks of 9/1, 9/8, and 9/22.
Course taught partially online. Computer/internet access required.
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 49326 5:00 PM-6:20 PM R 09/02-12/11 Wangerin, Kathleen TBA  
DIS 601 meets in class 9/4 and 11/20. D2L electronic discussion 9/25, 10/16, 11/6, and 11/20. Course meets in END 816.
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801 49376 - 09/02-12/11 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 49389 2:30 PM-3:50 PM R 09/02-12/11 Hennes, Dawn TBA  
DIS 601 meets only on 9/4, 10/2, 10/30, 11/27. Face to Face discussion on 9/4; online discussions 10/2, 10/30 and 11/27. Section will meet in Enderis 816.
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801 49377 - 09/02-12/11 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
    2 - 3 DIS 601 49460 3:00 PM-4:50 PM R 09/02-11/29 Chirillo, Patricia TBA  
            R   Ryan, Stacy    
Students should register for 3 credits. Class held at Community Audiology Services, 10243 W. National Ave., West Allis.
Adult
    2 - 3 DIS 602 49461 3:00 PM-4:50 PM R 09/02-11/29 Chirillo, Patricia TBA  
            R   Ryan, Stacy    
            R   Zingler, Heather    
Students should register for 2 credits. Class held at Community Audiology Services, 10243 W. National Ave., West Allis.
Pediatric
      LAB 801 49327 - 09/02-11/29 Chirillo, Patricia TBA  
              Ryan, Stacy    
Adult
      LAB 802 49456 - 09/02-11/29 Chirillo, Patricia TBA  
              Ryan, Stacy    

COMSDIS-784: Professional Portfolio Development I (1 units; G )

Students are guided through the second (working) review of their professional development portfolios.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 SEM 201 49577 - 09/02-12/11 Hennes, Dawn ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% on-line following the regular semester schedule. Internet access required.
Consent required to audit.
    1 SEM 202 54055 - 09/02-12/11 Hennes, Dawn ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% on-line following the regular semester schedule. Internet access required.
Consent required to audit.

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 001 32433 - 09/02-12/11 Hennes, Dawn TBA  
2-hour group meeting the week of 9/22. Individual meetings made by appt. as needed the remainder of the semester. Otherwise, course held online.

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 32434 - 09/02-12/11 Gelfer, Marylou TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 025 32438 - 09/02-12/11 Heilmann, John TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 030 32439 - 09/02-12/11 Heuer, Sabine TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 035 32435 - 09/02-12/11 Lund, Shelley TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 040 32436 - 09/02-12/11 Rhyner, Paula TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 050 32437 - 09/02-12/11 Seery, Carol TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 055 32440 - 09/02-12/11 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 32441 - 09/02-12/11 Gelfer, Marylou TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 025 32446 - 09/02-12/11 Heilmann, John TBA  
                   
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 030 32447 - 09/02-12/11 Heuer, Sabine TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 035 32442 - 09/02-12/11 Lund, Shelley TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 040 32443 - 09/02-12/11 Rhyner, Paula TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 050 32444 - 09/02-12/11 Seery, Carol TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 055 32448 - 09/02-12/11 Sieff, Sherri TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 060 32445 - 09/02-12/11 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 32449 - 09/02-12/11 Chirillo, Patricia TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 025 32451 - 09/02-12/11 Gelfer, Marylou TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 028 32458 - 09/02-12/11 Heilmann, John TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 030 32450 - 09/02-12/11 Hennes, Dawn TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 035 32459 - 09/02-12/11 Heuer, Sabine TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 040 32452 - 09/02-12/11 Lund, Shelley TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 045 32453 - 09/02-12/11 Rhyner, Paula TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 050 32454 - 09/02-12/11 Seery, Carol TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 055 32455 - 09/02-12/11 Sieff, Sherri TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 058 32460 - 09/02-12/11 Song, Jae Yung TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 060 32456 - 09/02-12/11 Wangerin, Kathleen TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 065 32457 - 09/02-12/11 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 32461 - 09/02-12/11 Gelfer, Marylou TBA  
    0 IND 025 32465 - 09/02-12/11 Heilmann, John TBA  
    0 IND 030 32462 - 09/02-12/11 Lund, Shelley TBA  
    0 IND 035 32463 - 09/02-12/11 Rhyner, Paula TBA  
    0 IND 040 32464 - 09/02-12/11 Seery, Carol TBA  
    0 IND 045 32466 - 09/02-12/11 Song, Jae Yung TBA