JLS473H1: Adult Speech and Language Disorders

Hours: 
36L

Students are introduced to the etiologies and characteristics of speech and language disorders in adults, associated with aphasia, neurodegenerative disorders, and head injuries. The effects of communication handicaps on the individual and theoretical underpinnings of the major intervention approaches for adults are discussed. (Given by the Departments of Linguistics and Speech Language Pathology)

Prerequisite: 

LIN101H1, LIN102H1, and one FCE at the 300+ level

Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Living Things and Their Environment (4)