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Communication Sciences and Disorders
Chair: Carol H. Seery, END 853, 229-4291
Undergraduate Program Coordinator: Shelley Lund, END 871, 229-4945
Graduate Program Coordinator: Marylou Gelfer END 855, 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 720 without the consent of the Coordinator of Clinical Services.

3. Changes in 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 Integrative Health Approaches; 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 51118 3:00 PM-4:15 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Lesage, Erin LUB S230  

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 51176 9:00 AM-10:50 AM MW 01/22-05/10 Heuer, Sabine END 110  

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 51155 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/22-05/10 Lund, Shelley LAP N101  

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
CD,SS   3 LEC 001 51730 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Eells, Janis CUN 151  
CD,SS           MW   Heintz, Brittany    
CD,SS           MW   Nambisan, Priya    
Course is 30% on-line.
BMS/ComSDis/HCA/KIN/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 51184 8:00 AM-9:15 AM TR 01/22-05/10 Cottingham, Lisa END 107  
Class will have synchronous activities on TR 8 am - 9:15 am in END 107. Students may participate from another location with the consent of the Instructor. Internet access required.
Consent required to audit.

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 51173 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Gelfer, Marylou HLT 190  
            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 51204 6:00 PM-8:40 PM T 01/22-05/10 Lalios, Amy NWQ 6590  

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 51171 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/22-05/10 Lesage, Erin NWQ G544  

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 51259 5:30 PM-7:10 PM M 01/22-05/10 King-Mciver, Joyce NWQ G570  
Course taught partially online. Internet access required.
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS-670: 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 52739 12:00 PM-12:50 PM F 01/22-05/10 Broeckert, Robert END 107  
Course taught mainly online, Internet access required.
      LAB 901 53793 - 01/22-05/10   OFF CAMPUS  
Lab will meet at UWM Audiology Group, 10425 W. North Avenue, Wauwatosa. Lab will meet only on 3/10 , 4/14, and 5/5 (three Saturdays).

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 42479 - 01/22-05/10 Chirillo, Patricia ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 42489 - 01/22-05/10 Croegaert-Koch, Caitlin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 030 42480 - 01/22-05/10 Gelfer, Marylou ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 033 42487 - 01/22-05/10 Heilmann, John ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 035 42482 - 01/22-05/10 Hennes, Dawn ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 040 42488 - 01/22-05/10 Heuer, Sabine ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 043 42491 - 01/22-05/10 King-Mciver, Joyce ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 045 42481 - 01/22-05/10 Lund, Shelley ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 048 42490 - 01/22-05/10 Pauloski, Barbara ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 055 42484 - 01/22-05/10 Seery, Carol ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 065 42485 - 01/22-05/10 Wangerin, Kathleen ROOM 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 51260 1:00 PM-2:15 PM R 01/22-05/10 Seery, Carol HLT 190  
Course will be taught partially on-line. 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 51159 5:00 PM-6:15 PM MW 01/22-05/10 Pauloski, Barbara NWQ 1935  
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 51181 4:30 PM-7:10 PM R 01/22-05/10 Bashford, James NWQ 6590  

COMSDIS-713: Degenerative Cognitive Communication Disorders in Older Adults (2 units; G )

Nature of healthy cognitive aging and cognitive and communicative disorders of dementia. Study of pertinent diagnostic and prognostic techniques and therapeutic procedures.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 LEC 001 52004 4:30 PM-6:20 PM M 01/22-05/10 Heuer, Sabine NWQ 1961  
Consent required to audit.

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 55054 4:30 PM-7:10 PM T 01/22-05/10 Lund, Shelley NWQ 1961  
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 II
    1 - 3 DIS 602 51218 - 01/22-05/10 Croegaert-Koch, Caitlin ROOM TBA  
              King-Mciver, Joyce    
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum II
      LAB 802 51222 - 01/22-05/10 Croegaert-Koch, Caitlin ROOM TBA  
              King-Mciver, Joyce    
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 51172 1:00 PM-2:40 PM T 01/22-05/10 Hennes, Dawn END 115  
            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 51122 5:00 PM-6:40 PM W 04/18 Wangerin, Kathleen END 816  
          5:00 PM-6:40 PM W 01/24      
Meets face to face on 1/24 and 4/18 only. On-line discussion, weeks of 2/19, 3/05, 3/26, 4/2, and 4/16. Blended course--some sessions are on-line.
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801 51121 - 01/22-05/10 Wangerin, Kathleen ONLINE WEB  
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 51124 - T 01/23 Hennes, Dawn END 816  
Meets 1/23 face to face in Enderis 816 at a time to be arranged by the Instructor. Discussions are online on 2/20, 3/27, and 4/24 from the D2L site.
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 801 51123 - 01/22-05/10 Hennes, Dawn ONLINE WEB  
Education Externships begin 1/22/2018.
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 51185 3:00 PM-4:50 PM W 01/22-05/10 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
            W   Ryan, Stacy    
Students should enroll for 3 credits. Class to be held at UW-Milwaukee Audiology Group, 10425 W. North Ave., Wauwatosa, WI
Adult
    2 DIS 602 51240 3:00 PM-4:50 PM W 01/22-05/10 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
            W   Ryan, Stacy    
            W   Zingler, Heather    
Students should enroll for 2 credits. Class to be held at UW-Milwaukee Audiology Group, 10425 W. North Ave., Wauwatosa, WI
Pediatric
      LAB 901 51125 - 01/22-05/10 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
              Ryan, Stacy    
Practicum to be held at HEAR, WI - 10243 W. National Ave., West Allis, WI
Adult
      LAB 902 51241 - 01/22-05/10 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
              Ryan, Stacy    
              Zingler, Heather    
Practicum to be held at UW-Milwaukee Audiology Group, 10425 W. North Ave., Wauwatosa, WI

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 42492 - 01/22-05/10 Hennes, Dawn ROOM TBA  
Mandatory meetings will be held twice during the semester and are arranged around the instructor's and students' schedules. One meeting will be face-to-face and the second can be phone, face-to-face or tele-meeting.

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 42493 - 01/22-05/10 Gelfer, Marylou ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 030 42497 - 01/22-05/10 Heilmann, John ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 035 42498 - 01/22-05/10 Heuer, Sabine ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 040 42494 - 01/22-05/10 Lund, Shelley ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 045 42499 - 01/22-05/10 Pauloski, Barbara ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 060 42496 - 01/22-05/10 Seery, Carol 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 42500 - 01/22-05/10 Gelfer, Marylou ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 025 42504 - 01/22-05/10 Heilmann, John ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 028 42505 - 01/22-05/10 Heuer, Sabine ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 029 42507 - 01/22-05/10 King-Mciver, Joyce ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 030 42501 - 01/22-05/10 Lund, Shelley ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 033 42506 - 01/22-05/10 Pauloski, Barbara ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 040 42503 - 01/22-05/10 Seery, Carol 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 42508 - 01/22-05/10 Chirillo, Patricia ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 42509 - 01/22-05/10 Croegaert-Koch, Caitlin ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 030 42510 - 01/22-05/10 Gelfer, Marylou ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 033 42517 - 01/22-05/10 Heilmann, John ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 035 42511 - 01/22-05/10 Hennes, Dawn ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 040 42518 - 01/22-05/10 Heuer, Sabine ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 043 42520 - 01/22-05/10 King-Mciver, Joyce ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 045 42512 - 01/22-05/10 Lund, Shelley ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 048 42519 - 01/22-05/10 Pauloski, Barbara ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 055 42514 - 01/22-05/10 Seery, Carol ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 065 42515 - 01/22-05/10 Wangerin, Kathleen ROOM TBA