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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; OccThpy 201 Introduction to Occupational Science and Technology; 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-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
49702 9:00 AM-10:50 AM MW 01/21-05/07 Bashford, James LAP 250  

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
49689 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Cottingham, Lisa END 107  

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
50072 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Heilmann, John CUN 151  
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
49708 8:30 AM-9:45 AM MW 01/21-05/07 Cottingham, Lisa END 115  
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
49699 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/07 Seery, Carol NWQ G544  

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
51979 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 01/21-05/07 Yang, Jing NWQ G544  

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
49718 6:00 PM-8:40 PM T 01/21-05/07 Lalios, Amy NWQ G544  

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
49697 3:30 PM-6:10 PM M 01/27-05/07 Riha, Barbara NWQ 1975  

COMSDIS-634G : Collaborative Consultation/Teaming-Serving Young Children with Disabilities (3 units; U/G )

Focus on development of collaboration and consultation skills for professionals employed in interdisciplinary and interagency settings.

Notes:
ExcEduc 634, Occthpy 634, & ComSDis 634 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
Graduate
55753 - 01/21-05/07 Silverman, Michelle ROOM TBA  
Course open to ITIP Training Grant Scholarship Students only.
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS-670 : Advanced Procedures in Aural Rehabilitation for the SLP (3 units; U/G )

Examination of hearing disorders and their impact on speech and language. Audiogram interpretation, treatment of hearing disorders, and aural rehabilitation techniques for B-3 through geriatric populations.

Notes:
Prereq: senior standing, COMSDIS 470(P); or consent of instructor.

Examination of hearing disorders and their impact on speech and language. Audiogram interpretation, treatment of hearing disorders, and aural rehabilitation techniques for B-3 through geriatric populations.

Notes:
Prereq: senior standing, COMSDIS 470(P); or consent of instructor.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 401
50622 2:30 PM-4:20 PM W 01/21-05/07 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
            W   Ryan, Stacy    
Class meets at UWM Audiology Group, 10425 W. North Ave., Suite 110, Wauwatosa.
    3 LEC 401
Graduate
53328 2:30 PM-4:20 PM W 01/21-05/07 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
            W   Ryan, Stacy    
Class meets at UWM Audiology Group, 10425 W. North Ave., Suite 110, Wauwatosa.
      LAB 901
51054 - 01/21-05/07 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
              Ryan, Stacy    
      LAB 901
Graduate
53534 - 01/21-05/07 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
              Ryan, Stacy    

COMSDIS-670G : Advanced Procedures in Aural Rehabilitation for the SLP (3 units; U/G )

Examination of hearing disorders and their impact on speech and language. Audiogram interpretation, treatment of hearing disorders, and aural rehabilitation techniques for B-3 through geriatric populations.

Notes:
Prereq: senior standing, COMSDIS 470(P); or consent of instructor.

Examination of hearing disorders and their impact on speech and language. Audiogram interpretation, treatment of hearing disorders, and aural rehabilitation techniques for B-3 through geriatric populations.

Notes:
Prereq: senior standing, COMSDIS 470(P); or consent of instructor.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 401
50622 2:30 PM-4:20 PM W 01/21-05/07 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
            W   Ryan, Stacy    
Class meets at UWM Audiology Group, 10425 W. North Ave., Suite 110, Wauwatosa.
    3 LEC 401
Graduate
53328 2:30 PM-4:20 PM W 01/21-05/07 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
            W   Ryan, Stacy    
Class meets at UWM Audiology Group, 10425 W. North Ave., Suite 110, Wauwatosa.
      LAB 901
51054 - 01/21-05/07 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
              Ryan, Stacy    
      LAB 901
Graduate
53534 - 01/21-05/07 Chirillo, Patricia OFF CAMPUS  
              Ryan, Stacy    

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 005
43355 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010
43360 - 01/21-05/07   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
49758 12:00 PM-1:15 PM M 01/27-05/07 Seery, Carol HLT 190  

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
49693 3:30 PM-6:10 PM W 01/21-05/07 Pauloski, Barbara NWQ 1871  
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS-710 : Motor Speech Disorders (3 units; G )

Basic neurological substrates of the dysarthrias and apraxia, differential diagnosis and treatment of acquired and developmental communication disorders associated with apraxia and dysarthria.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; ComSDis 703(P) & 712(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001
55415 1:30 PM-2:20 PM M 01/27-05/07 Pauloski, Barbara END 109  
Consent required to audit.

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 201
50240 - 01/21-05/07   ONLINE WEB  
Consent required to audit.

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
52063 5:00 PM-7:40 PM T 01/21-05/07 Lund, Shelley NWQ 1871  
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
49727 - 01/21-05/07 Belter, Emily TBA  
              Follmer, Adam    
              King-Mciver, Joyce    
              Mazurczak, Bethanne    
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum IV
    1 - 3 DIS 604
56298 - 01/21-05/07 Belter, Emily TBA  
              Follmer, Adam    
              King-Mciver, Joyce    
              Mazurczak, Bethanne    
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum II
      LAB 802
49728 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
On-Campus Practicum IV
      LAB 804
56299 - 01/21-05/07 Belter, Emily TBA  
              Follmer, Adam    
              King-Mciver, Joyce    
              Mazurczak, Bethanne    
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS 726(903) : Speech-Language Pathology Externship in Medical Environments (6 units; G )

Supervised clinical experience in medical and rehabilitation settings.

Notes:
Counts as a repeat of COMSDIS 903. May be repeated to 12 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
    6 DIS 601
49658 5:00 PM-5:50 PM R 01/21-05/07 Belter, Emily END 816  
Discussions will be online. Most placements begin 1/21 and end 5/7. Required face-to-face informational meetings will be held on Thursday 1/23 and Thursday 4/23 from 5:00 pm - 6:45 pm in END 816.
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 901
49657 - 01/21-05/07 Belter, Emily ONLINE WEB  
Consent required to audit.

COMSDIS 727(905) : Speech-Language Pathology Externship in Educational Environments (6 units; G )

Supervised clinical experience in educational environments.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of ComSDis 905. May be repeated to 12 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
    6 DIS 601
49660 - 01/21-05/07 Hennes, Dawn ONLINE WEB  
Consent required to audit.
      LAB 901
49659 - 01/21-05/07 Hennes, Dawn ONLINE WEB  
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 035
43364 - 01/21-05/07 Hennes, Dawn ROOM TBA  

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 030
43367 - 01/21-05/07 Heilmann, John ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 035
43368 - 01/21-05/07 Heuer, Sabine ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 040
43365 - 01/21-05/07 Lund, Shelley ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 045
43369 - 01/21-05/07 Pauloski, Barbara ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 060
43366 - 01/21-05/07 Seery, Carol ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 IND 066
51984 - 01/21-05/07 Yang, Jing ROOM TBA  

COMSDIS-791 : Research Experience in Communication Sciences and Disorders (1 - 3 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 - 3 IND 025
43372 - 01/21-05/07 Heilmann, John ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 028
43373 - 01/21-05/07 Heuer, Sabine ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 029
43375 - 01/21-05/07 King-Mciver, Joyce ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 030
43370 - 01/21-05/07 Lund, Shelley ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 033
43374 - 01/21-05/07 Pauloski, Barbara ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 040
43371 - 01/21-05/07 Seery, Carol ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 IND 045
51991 - 01/21-05/07 Yang, Jing 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 005
43380 - 01/21-05/07 Belter, Emily TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010
53145 - 01/21-05/07 Hennes, Dawn TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015
43376 - 01/21-05/07   ROOM TBA  

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