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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 Computational Tools for Healthcare Professionals; KIN 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 21748 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Riha, Barbara LAP N101  
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 202 26367 - 09/05-12/14 Lesage, Erin ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% online following the regular semester schedule. Regular UWM tuition assessed.

COMSDIS-250: Interprofessional Communication in the Health Sciences (3 units; U ; SS)

Introduction to best-practices in interprofessional communication within the Health Sciences; emphasis on patient-provider interactions, regulations, health literacy, and interprofessional communication.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 24383 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Heilmann, John HLT G90  
Course taught partially online. Internet access required. Face to Face class meeting schedule will be announced at the first class meeting.

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 21749 8:00 AM-9:15 AM MW 09/05-12/14 Cottingham, Lisa LUB S250  
Class will have synchronous activities on MW 8 am - 9:15 am in LUBAR S250. Students may participate from another location with the consent of the Instructor. Computer/Internet access required.
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 24384 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Bashford, James END 115  

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 21779 12:30 PM-3:10 PM W 09/05-12/14 Heuer, Sabine NWQ G570  

COMSDIS-470: 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 22142 6:00 PM-8:40 PM T 09/05-12/14 Lalios, Amy NWQ G570  

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 22141 12:30 PM-3:10 PM M 09/11-12/14 Gelfer, Marylou NWQ G570  

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 21704 5:30 PM-7:10 PM T 09/05-12/14 Bell-Mcghee, Mary NWQ G558  
            T   King-Mciver, Joyce    
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS-688: 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 21740 9:00 AM-10:40 AM T 09/05-12/14 Heilmann, John HLT G90  
Consent required to audit.

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

Individual program of supervised study.

Notes:
May be retaken 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 12611 - 09/05-12/14 Chirillo, Patricia ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 030 12610 - 09/05-12/14 Gelfer, Marylou ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 033 12618 - 09/05-12/14 Heilmann, John ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 035 12612 - 09/05-12/14 Hennes, Dawn ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 040 12619 - 09/05-12/14 Heuer, Sabine ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 043 24979 - 09/05-12/14 King-Mciver, Joyce ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 045 12613 - 09/05-12/14 Lund, Shelley ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 050 12614 - 09/05-12/14 Rhyner, Paula ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 055 12615 - 09/05-12/14 Seery, Carol ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 065 12616 - 09/05-12/14 Wangerin, Kathleen ROOM 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 21691 12:00 PM-2:40 PM W 09/05-12/14 Pauloski, Barbara NWQ G544  

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 21716 1:00 PM-2:50 PM T 09/05-12/14 Gelfer, Marylou NWQ G570  
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 21735 5:30 PM-7:10 PM M 09/11-12/14 Seery, Carol NWQ 6590  
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 21750 9:00 AM-10:40 AM R 09/05-12/14 Buac, Milijana NWQ G570  
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 21763 12:00 PM-2:40 PM M 09/11-12/14 Heuer, Sabine NWQ G544  

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 21725 5:00 PM-7:40 PM W 09/05-12/14 Lund, Shelley NWQ 1871  
Course partially taught on-line; 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 21699 - 09/05-12/14 Croegaert-Koch, Caitlin ROOM TBA  
              Follmer, Adam    
              King-Mciver, Joyce    
              Lesage, Erin    
Students should register for 2 credits.
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum II
    1 - 3 DIS 602 21700 - 09/05-12/14 Croegaert-Koch, Caitlin ROOM TBA  
              King-Mciver, Joyce    
              Lesage, Erin    
Students should register for 3 credits.
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum IV
    1 - 3 DIS 604 21727 - 09/05-12/14 Croegaert-Koch, Caitlin ROOM TBA  
              King-Mciver, Joyce    
              Lesage, Erin    
Contact instructor for instructions on the number of credits to register for.
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum I
      LAB 801 21698 - 09/05-12/14 Croegaert-Koch, Caitlin ROOM TBA  
              Follmer, Adam    
              King-Mciver, Joyce    
              Lesage, Erin    
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum II
      LAB 802 21722 - 09/05-12/14 Croegaert-Koch, Caitlin ROOM TBA  
              King-Mciver, Joyce    
              Lesage, Erin    
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum IV
      LAB 804 21738 - 09/05-12/14 Croegaert-Koch, Caitlin ROOM TBA  
              King-Mciver, Joyce    
              Lesage, Erin    
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 21761 2:00 PM-4:20 PM R 09/05-12/14 Croegaert-Koch, Caitlin NWQ 1921  
            R   King-Mciver, Joyce    
            R   Seery, Carol    
            R   Wangerin, Kathleen    
Course taught partially on-line. Computer/internet access required. Face-to-face class schedule will be announced at first class.
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 21701 5:00 PM-6:40 PM R 09/05-12/14 Wangerin, Kathleen ROOM TBA  
Course taught partially online. DIS 601 meets in class 9/7 and 11/30. D2L electronic discussion the weeks of 9/28, 10/19, 10/26, and 11/16. Course meets in END 816.
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801 21717 - 09/05-12/14 Wangerin, Kathleen ROOM 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 21724 - 09/05-12/14 Hennes, Dawn ROOM TBA  
Course taught partially on-line. DIS 601 meets only on 9/5, 10/3, 10/31, 11/21. Face to Face discussion on 9/5; online discussions 10/3, 10/31 and 11/21. Section will meet in Enderis 816.
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801 21718 - 09/05-12/14 Hennes, Dawn ROOM 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 21743 3:00 PM-4:50 PM R 09/05-12/14 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
            R   Ryan, Stacy    
Students should register for 3 credits. Class held at UW - Milwaukee Audiology Group, 10425 W. North Ave., Wauwatosa
Adult
    2 DIS 602 21744 3:00 PM-4:50 PM R 09/05-12/14 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
            R   Ryan, Stacy    
Students should register for 2 credits. Class held at UW - Milwaukee Audiology Group, 10425 W. North Ave., Wauwatosa
Pediatric
      LAB 801 21702 - 09/05-12/14 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
              Ryan, Stacy    
              Zingler, Heather    
Lab meets at HEAR WI, 10243 W. National Ave., West Allis
Adult
      LAB 802 21742 - 09/05-12/14 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
              Ryan, Stacy    
              Zingler, Heather    
Lab meets at UW - Milwaukee Audiology Group, 10425 W. North Ave., Wauwatosa

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 21775 - 09/05-12/14 Hennes, Dawn ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% on-line following the regular semester schedule. Internet access required.
Consent required to audit.
    1 SEM 202 22698 - 09/05-12/14 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 201 26379 - 09/05-12/14 Hennes, Dawn ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% on-line following the regular semester schedule. Internet access required.

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 12620 - 09/05-12/14 Gelfer, Marylou ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 025 12624 - 09/05-12/14 Heilmann, John ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 030 12625 - 09/05-12/14 Heuer, Sabine ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 035 12621 - 09/05-12/14 Lund, Shelley ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 040 12622 - 09/05-12/14 Rhyner, Paula ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 050 12623 - 09/05-12/14 Seery, Carol ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 055 12626 - 09/05-12/14 Pauloski, Barbara ROOM 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 12627 - 09/05-12/14 Gelfer, Marylou ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 025 12631 - 09/05-12/14 Heilmann, John ROOM TBA  
                   
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 030 12632 - 09/05-12/14 Heuer, Sabine ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 035 12628 - 09/05-12/14 Lund, Shelley ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 040 12629 - 09/05-12/14 Rhyner, Paula ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 050 12630 - 09/05-12/14 Seery, Carol ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 055 12633 - 09/05-12/14 Pauloski, Barbara ROOM 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 12634 - 09/05-12/14 Chirillo, Patricia ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 12644 - 09/05-12/14 Croegaert-Koch, Caitlin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 025 12636 - 09/05-12/14 Gelfer, Marylou ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 028 12642 - 09/05-12/14 Heilmann, John ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 030 12635 - 09/05-12/14 Hennes, Dawn ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 035 12643 - 09/05-12/14 Heuer, Sabine ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 036 24980 - 09/05-12/14 King-Mciver, Joyce ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 038 24981 - 09/05-12/14 Lesage, Erin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 040 12637 - 09/05-12/14 Lund, Shelley ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 043 12645 - 09/05-12/14 Pauloski, Barbara ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 045 12638 - 09/05-12/14 Rhyner, Paula ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 050 12639 - 09/05-12/14 Seery, Carol ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 060 12640 - 09/05-12/14 Wangerin, Kathleen ROOM TBA