Speech and Hearing Sciences | Language Diversity
S515 | 4919 | Anderson, R.
This course will examine the effects of cultural and linguistic
on current clinical practice in speech-language pathology. Both
assessment and intervention issues will be considered. Included
the course are topics such as the relationship between language,
and thought, cross-cultural communication, bilingual language
non-biased assessment, and intervention principles for working with
non-mainstream groups. Lecture and class discussion formats will be
followed, with the use of actual clinical case studies that are
for the topics being covered. A reading packet will be available.
requirements include weekly in-class and out-of-class assignments,
critique and modification for non-mainstream populations, and a final