School of Health Sciences

College of Education, Health and Human Services
School of Health Sciences
100 Nixson Hall
Kent Campus
330-672-2197
www.kent.edu/ehhs/hs


School of Health Sciences Faculty

  • Arnold, Hayley S. (2010), Assistant Professor, Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, 2007
  • Audet, Lisa R. (1995), Assistant Professor, Ph.D., Kent State University, 2000
  • Axiotis, Irene R. (1985), Associate Professor, Ph.D., Kent State University, 1996
  • Backus, Angela S. (2003), Assistant Professor, Ph.D., Kent State University, 2010
  • Barkley, Jacob E. (2006), Associate Professor, Ph.D., State University of New York-Buffalo, 2007
  • Berk, Lynn V. (2008), Associate Lecturer, M.A., Cleveland State University, 1981
  • Bernert, Donna J. (2007), Assistant Professor, Ph.D., Southern Illinois University, 2005
  • Blakely-Adams, Carmen M. (2007), Lecturer, M.Ed., Cleveland State University, 2004
  • Burke, Amanda J. (2000), Assistant Professor, Ph.D., Kent State University, 2015
  • Burzminski, Nancy H. (2001), Associate Professor, Ph.D., Saint Mary’s University, 2003
  • Caine-Bish, Natalie L. (1997), Associate Professor, Ed.D., Kent State University, 2002
  • Chinn, Lisa (2012), Assistant Professor, Ph.D., University of Virginia, 2012
  • Ding, Kele (2005), Associate Professor, Ph.D., Indiana University-Bloomington, 2000
  • Falcone, Tanya R. (2007), Lecturer, M.S., Kent State University, 2009
  • Forbes, Myrna A. (1998), Associate Lecturer, Au.D., University of Florida, 2005
  • Glickman, Ellen L. (1995), Professor, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh, 1988
  • Gordon, Karen R. (1988), Associate Professor, Ph.D., University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign, 1988
  • Grogan-Johnson, Susan L. (1988), Associate Professor, Ph.D., Kent State University, 1993
  • Ha, Eun-Jeong (2004), Associate Professor, Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 1999
  • Hale, Catherine C. (2000), Associate Lecturer, M.S., Indiana University-Bloomington, 1995
  • Hawks, John W. (1991), Associate Professor, Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis, 1990
  • Huston, Jeffrey L. (2007), Associate Lecturer
  • Huyck, Julia J. (2013), Assistant Professor, Ph.D., Northwestern University, 2010
  • Jonas, Jay C. (2006), Senior Lecturer, M.Ed., University of Virginia, 1998
  • Kerr, Dianne L. (1988), Professor, Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 1992
  • Kingsley, James D. (2013), Assistant Professor, Ph.D., Florida State University, 2009
  • Krumm, Mark P. (2005), Associate Professor, Ph.D., Wichita State University, 1990
  • Malone, Megan (2012), Lecturer, M.A., Case Western Reserve University, 2000
  • Matthews, Jamie C. (2014), Lecturer, M.S., Kent State University, 2004
  • McDaniel, John (2011), Assistant Professor, Ph.D., University of Utah, 2009
  • Miracle, Amy L. (2012), Assistant Professor, Ph.D., University of Nevada-Las Vegas, 2013
  • Mitchell, Pamela R. (1993), Associate Professor, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1988
  • O'Flannigan, Cara M. (2016), Lecturer, M.A., Case Western Reserve University, 2007
  • Peer, Kimberly S. (1999), Associate Professor, Ed.D., University of Akron, 2001
  • Reed, Ashley (2009), Associate Lecturer, M.S., University of Kentucky, 2009
  • Ridgel, Angela L. (2008), Associate Professor, Sc.D., Marshall University, 2000
  • Roche, Jennifer M. (2014), Assistant Professor, Ph.D., University of Memphis, 2011
  • Rowan, Lynne E. (1994), Associate Professor and School Director, Ph.D., Purdue University, 1982
  • Schmidt, Anna M. (1994), Associate Professor, Ph.D., University of Florida, 1988
  • Sharp, David E. (2015), Assistant Professor, Ph.D., Cornell University, 2015
  • Tribuzi, Scot B. (2006), Senior Lecturer, Ph.D., Kent State University, 2015
  • Vaughn, Amy L. (2012), Lecturer, M.A., Case Western Reserve University, 1995
  • Visker, Jennifer N. (2016), Lecturer, M.A., Case Western Reserve University, 2001
  • Wagner, Laurie M. (1997), Assistant Professor, Ph.D., Kent State University, 2008

Athletic Training (ATTR)

ATTR 15001     INTRODUCTION TO CLINICAL ATHLETIC TRAINING I      2 Credit Hours

An overview of the profession of athletic training; including employment opportunities, academic and clinical preparation; and introduction to basic knowledge and skills utilized in the profession. Emphasis on leadership, mentoring, ethics and research from an introductory perspective.

Prerequisite: Athletic training (ATTR) major.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 1 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 15011     INTRODUCTION TO CLINICAL ATHLETIC TRAINING II      2 Credit Hours

Basic concepts and skills related to the professional domains of the athletic training profession including basic modalities and rehabilitation, research, ethics, palpations, and blood borne pathogens. Moderate to advanced Skills training in padding, splinting, wound care, equipment, bracing, tapings, wrappings, spine immobilization, and basic assessment techniques.

Prerequisite: Athletic training (ATTR) major.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 1 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 15092     PRACTICUM IN ATHLETIC TRAINING I (ELR)      3 Credit Hours

The study and clinical application of the competencies in athletic training educational domains. Specific emphasis on the introductory cognitive and psychomotor, as well as foundational behaviors of professional practice. Clinical hours and completion of specific competencies are required.

Prerequisite: ATTR 15011 and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture, Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

ATTR 25036     PRINCIPLES OF ATHLETIC TRAINING      3 Credit Hours

Principles of the profession, including injury prevention, basic sports trauma, injury management and specific sports conditions. Practical competency in emergency care and first aid; American Red Cross Professional Rescuer Certification for CPR and AED.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 25037     PHYSICAL ASSESSMENT TECHNIQUES FOR THE LOWER EXTREMITY AND SPINE      3 Credit Hours

Anatomical and clinical assessment techniques for injuries and illnesses common to the physically active. Emphasis on orthopedic assessment strategies of the upper and lower quarters and spine for proper referral and care.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25036; and ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 25038     PHYSICAL ASSESSMENT TECHNIQUES FOR THE UPPER EXTREMITY, HEAD AND NECK      3 Credit Hours

Anatomical and clinical assessment techniques for injuries and illnesses with specific emphasis on orthopedic and neurological assessment strategies for the upper extremity, head and neck. Proper referral and care procedures are also be addressed.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25036 and ATTR 25037; and ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 25057     HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY I (KBS) (KLAB)      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXSC 25057) Comprehensive examination of anatomy and physiology related to the organization of the body and basic cell and tissue types. Specific structure and function of the muscular, skeletal, cardiovascular, nervous and respiratory systems are addressed.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Kent Core Basic Sciences, Kent Core Basic Sciences Lab

ATTR 25058     HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY II (KBS) (KLAB)      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXSC 25058) Comprehensive examination of anatomy and physiology related to the human body under rest and exercise conditions. Specific structure and function of the metabolic, endocrine, lymphatic, digestive, urinary and reproductive systems are addressed. Advanced coverage of neurological, cardiovascular and respiratory systems are also addressed.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Kent Core Basic Sciences, Kent Core Basic Sciences Lab

ATTR 25092     PRACTICUM IN ATHLETIC TRAINING II (ELR)      3 Credit Hours

The study and clinical application of the competencies in athletic training educational domains. Specific emphasis on the intermediate cognitive and psychomotor components. Clinical hours and completion of specific competencies are required.

Prerequisite: ATTR 15092.

Schedule Type: Lecture, Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 15 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

ATTR 35025     ESSENTIALS OF ATHLETIC INJURY MANAGEMENT      1 Credit Hour

Common injuries related to physical activity and/or athletic participation from the cause, management and care perspectives. American Red Cross sport safety training certification (including adult/child CPR) will be granted. Emphasis on application of skills.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Laboratory

Contact Hours: 1 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 35037     ADVANCED PHYSICAL ASSESSMENT TECHNIQUES      3 Credit Hours

Anatomical, medical and clinical assessment techniques for injuries and illnesses common to the physically active. Emphasis on neurological and non-orthopedic assessment strategies for proper referral and care.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25037 and ATTR 25038; and ATTR 25058 or BSCI 11020 or EXSC 25058.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 35039     THERAPEUTIC MODALITIES      3 Credit Hours

The study and practical application of physical modalities including physical principles, physiologic effects, indications/contraindications and standard application procedures. Safety and legal issues of modality usage are also addressed.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25036.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 35040     STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING      2 Credit Hours

Demonstrate didactic understanding and clinical application of energy systems, anatomy and proper techniques for strength and conditioning exercises for practical applications with athletes.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010; and athletic training (ATTR), exercise science (EXSI) or physical education-professional (PEP) major.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 1 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 35045     EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN-BASIC      5 Credit Hours

Preparing for Emergency Medical Technician certification including patient assessment, airway and cardiac management, trauma management, medical patient management and clinical experience. Prepares students to challenge the National Registry Examination for the State of Ohio for EMT-Basic. Clinical hours are required for this course through Hudson EMS.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 6 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 35050     NEUROLOGICAL PROCESS FOR THE HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL      3 Credit Hours

Advanced cognitive content in the areas of normal and pathological function of the nervous system and its components. Specific emphasis on the neurophysiological basis for motor learning, special senses, and memory serves to address the central and peripheral nervous system structure and function. Growth and Development and pathological responses to hypoxia, microbiologic agents, genetic derangements, nutritional deficiencies, chemicals, drugs and aging are addressed.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010; and ATTR 25058 or EXSC 25058 or BSCI 11020.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 35054     BIOMECHANICS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXSC 35054) Anatomical and mechanical bases of human movement. Emphasis is placed on tools and techniques for motion analysis, mechanical concepts, forces and performance analysis. Lecture and laboratory.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 35092     PRACTICUM IN ATHLETIC TRAINING III (ELR)      3 Credit Hours

The study and clinical application of the competencies in athletic training educational domains. Specific emphasis on the intermediate and advanced cognitive and psychomotor components. Clinical hours and completion of specific competencies are required.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25092.

Schedule Type: Lecture, Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 15 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

ATTR 43018     ETHICS FOR ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONALS (WIC)      3 Credit Hours

Examination of specific situations in the allied health professions of athletic training and exercise science from an ethical sensitivity, reasoning and decision making perspective. A problem-oriented case study approach based on contemporary moral issues and moral theory related to clinical and academic health professions.

Prerequisite: senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Writing Intensive Course

ATTR 45017     PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      3 Credit Hours

An investigation of the issues affecting the student athletic trainer as they prepare for an entry-level career in athletic training. Professional development issues and NATABOC exam preparation are included.

Prerequisite: Senior standing; athletic training majors only.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 45038     ORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION OF ATHLETIC TRAINING      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ATTR 55038) Investigation into current philosophies and legal aspects of athletic training. Organization and administration of all aspects of athletic training programs.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25036.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 45039     THERAPEUTIC REHABILITATION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ATTR 55039) The study and clinical application of rehabilitation techniques including strategies for proper exercise selection based on anatomical and physiological considerations, program administration and guidelines for program progression.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25036; and ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 1 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 45040     PATHOLOGY AND PHARMACOLOGY FOR ALLIED HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ATTR 55040) Investigation of specific pathological conditions presented by professionals, including physicians and pharmacists. Will discuss common pathologies, associated pharmacological treatment and physiologic effects for various afflictions.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25058 or EXSC 25058 or BSCI 11020.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 45041     ADVANCED THERAPEUTIC INTERVENTIONS      3 Credit Hours

Addresses the physiological considerations of specific injuries and conditions commonly encountered in the athletic training profession. Focus is on contemporary rehabilitative programming for all of the major body regions. Specific units on Aquatic therapy and rehabilitation, Neurological considerations for rehabilitation, Return to Running Considerations, and Return to Throwing protocols are included.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010; and ATTR 25058 or EXSC 25058 or BSCI 11020; and ATTR 35054 and ATTR 45039.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 1 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 45091     SENIOR SEMINAR IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      1 Credit Hour

(Repeatable for credit)Contemporary issues related to preparing students for entry-level careers in the athletic training profession including development of the foundational behaviors of professional practice. Specific emphasis on employment preparation or graduate school preparation.

Prerequisite: senior standing and athletic training (ATTR) major.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 45096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 6 credit hours)Independent study completed under the supervision of a faculty member. Written approval of supervising faculty member and school director required prior to registration.

Prerequisite: special approval.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 3-9 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

ATTR 45192     PRACTICUM IN ATHLETIC TRAINING IV (ELR)      3 Credit Hours

The study and clinical application of competencies in athletic training educational domains. Specific emphasis on the advanced cognitive and psychomotor components. Clinical hours and completion of specific competencies are required.

Prerequisite: ATTR 35092.

Schedule Type: Lecture, Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 15 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

ATTR 45292     INTERNSHIP IN ATHLETIC TRAINING I (ELR)      3 Credit Hours

Internship in approved athletic training setting under the direct supervision of a certified athletic trainer. Students complete 20 hours per week in a clinical experience.

Prerequisite: ATTR 45192 and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture, Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 1 lecture, 20 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

ATTR 45392     INTERNSHIP IN ATHLETIC TRAINING II (ELR)      3 Credit Hours

Internship in an approved athletic training setting under the supervision of a certified and licensed athletic trainer. Students are required to perform 20 hours per week in clinical experience.

Prerequisite: ATTR 45292 and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture, Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 1 lecture, 20 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

ATTR 46095     SPECIAL TOPICS IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Selected topics in athletic training dependent upon interest.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 55038     ORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION OF ATHLETIC TRAINING      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ATTR 45038) Investigation into current philosophies and legal aspects of athletic training. Organization and administration of all aspects of athletic training programs.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25036 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 55039     THERAPEUTIC REHABILITATION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ATTR 45039) The study and clinical application of rehabilitation techniques including strategies for proper exercise selection based on anatomical and physiological considerations, program administration, and guidelines for program progression.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 55040     PATHOLOGY AND PHARMACOLOGY FOR ALLIED HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS      3 Credit Hours

Investigation of specific pathological conditions presented by professionals, including physicians and pharmacists. Will discuss common pathologies, associated pharmacological treatments and physiologic effects for various afflictions. Prerequisite: ATTR 25058 or EXSC 25058

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 60000     CADAVER ANATOMY AND APPLIED ASSESSMENT      3 Credit Hours

Cadaver dissection with emphasis on the systems of the body to understand structure and function of the anatomical structures. Applied assessment components integrate functional assessment and diagnostic signs and symptoms of common athletic training conditions and injuries. Evidence-based assessment will be infused throughout the course.

Prerequisite: graduate standing; and Athletic Training (ATTR) major within the Master of Science (MS) degree.

Schedule Type: Laboratory, Lecture, Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 3 lecture, 6 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 61000     ACUTE INJURY DIAGNOSIS, TREATMENT AND MANAGEMENT      3 Credit Hours

Mechanisms of acute injuries will provide the foundation for the integration of evidence-based knowledge in the diagnosis, treatment and management of athletic training injuries. Contemporary clinical guidelines and management strategies will provide a framework for critical thinking and practical application.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Laboratory, Lecture, Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 62010     CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      3 Credit Hours

A comprehensive examination of contemporary issues, trends and problems affecting athletic training professionals related to the domains of practice for athletic trainers.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 62012     EDUCATION AND SUPERVISION PROCESSES IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      3 Credit Hours

A comprehensive examination of educational learning theories, curriculum design, evaluation and supervision strategies in athletic training education programs from didactic and clinical perspectives. Additional applications for continuing education programs will be included.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 62014     ADVANCED CLINICAL PROCEDURES IN ATHLETIC TRAINING AND SPORTS MEDICINE      3 Credit Hours

Advanced clinical practice theory and skills as they relate to the profession of athletic training and sports medicine. Emphasis on contemporary clinical practice issues for a variety of athletic training and sports medicine professional settings.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Laboratory, Lecture, Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 62016     CLINICAL INQUIRY IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      3 Credit Hours

Principles of athletic training research methodologies with a focus on clinical athletic training research. Completion of a clinical research project will be required in this course.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 63018     ETHICS FOR HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS      3 Credit Hours

Examination of specific situations in the allied health professions of athletic training and exercise science from an ethical sensitivity, reasoning and decision making perspective. A problem-oriented case study approach based upon contemporary moral issues and moral theory related to clinical and academic health professionals.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 63094     COLLEGE TEACHING IN HEALTH SCIENCES      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 6 credit hours) Guided teaching experiences in the Health Sciences. Specific emphasis on establishing and implementing a teaching philosophy in an instructional setting in the Health Sciences. Development of Professional Teaching Behaviors will be addressed. A comprehensive teaching experience rooted in contemporary teaching literature will guide this course.

Prerequisite: graduate standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture, Seminar

Contact Hours: 1 lecture, 2 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 63095     RESEARCH SEMINAR      1 Credit Hour

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with ATTR 73095 and EXPH 63095 and EXPH 73095 and SRM 63095 and SRM 73095) Presentation and discussion of research by faculty and students. A total of 2 credits may be applied toward degree requirements.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

ATTR 63096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 6 credit hours) Independent study completed under the supervision of a faculty member. Written approval of supervising faculty member and School director required prior to registration.

Prerequisite: graduate standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 3-9 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

ATTR 63098     RESEARCH      1-15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with EXPH 63098 and SRM 63098 and EXPH 83098) Research or individual investigation.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Research

Contact Hours: 1-15 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

ATTR 63193     VARIABLE TITLE WORKSHOP IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Workshop in athletic training; topics vary. Maximum 4 hours applied to the degree.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

ATTR 63195     SPECIAL TOPICS IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 6 credit hours)Selected and varied topics of relevance in athletic training.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 63199     THESIS I      2-6 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 63199 and SRM 63199) Thesis students must register for a total of 6 hours, 2 to 6 hours in a semester distributed over several semesters if desired.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 2-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

ATTR 63299     THESIS II      2 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 63299 and SRM 63299)Thesis students must continue registration each semester until all degree requirements are met.

Prerequisite: ATTR 63199 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 2 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

ATTR 65001     CLINICAL PRACTICE I: PREVENTION AND WELLNESS      3 Credit Hours

Clinical practicum in an athletic training setting under the direct supervision of a certified, licensed health care provider. Emphasis on the development of clinical competencies related to prevention of injuries and medical conditions and overall wellness will be the primary focus. Engagement in an inter-professional environment with specific competencies for research and ethical case analysis are required. Students must complete a minimum of 180 hours in clinicals.

Prerequisite: Athletic Training [ATTR] major within the Master of Science [MS] degree; and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Clinic

Contact Hours: 12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 65002     CLINICAL PRACTICE II: ADVANCED HEAD, NECK AND ORTHOPEDIC      3 Credit Hours

Clinical practicum in an athletic training setting under the direct supervision of a certified, licensed health care provider. Emphasis on the development of clinical competencies related to Head, Neck, and Orthopedic conditions and overall wellness will be the primary focus. Engagement in an inter-professional environment with specific competencies for research and ethical case analysis are required. Student must complete a minimum of 180 hours in clinicals.

Prerequisite: Athletic Training [ATTR] major within the Master of Science [MS] degree; and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Clinic

Contact Hours: 12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 65003     CLINICAL PRACTICE III: GENERAL MEDICAL      3 Credit Hours

Clinical practicum in an athletic training setting under the direct supervision of a certified, licensed health care provider. Emphasis on the development of clinical competencies related to general medical conditions will be the primary focus. Engagement in an inter-professional environment including rotations with physicians and-or nurse practitioners with specific competencies for research and ethical case analysis are required. Student must complete a minimum of 180 hour in clinicals.

Prerequisite: Athletic Training [ATTR] major within the Master of Science [MS] degree; and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Clinic

Contact Hours: 12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 65004     BIOMECHANICS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 75004) Survey of biomechanics, with particular emphasis on skeletal muscle mechanics. Prerequisites: graduate standing

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 65005     CLINICAL PRACTICE IV: ADVANCED COMPETENCIES      3 Credit Hours

Clinical practicum in an athletic training setting under the direct supervision of a certified, licensed health care provider. Emphasis on the development of clinical competencies related to advanced competencies and skills in athletic training will be the primary focus. Engagement in an inter-professional environment with specific competencies for research and ethical case analysis are required. Student must complete a minimum of 180 hours in clinicals.

Prerequisite: Athletic Training [ATTR] major within the Master of Science [MS] degree; and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Clinic

Contact Hours: 12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 65037     PHYSICAL AGENTS IN ATHLETIC TRAINING AND SPORTS MEDICINE      3 Credit Hours

The study and practical application of physical modalities including physical principles, physiologic effects, indications-contradictions, and standard application procedures. Safety and legal issues of modality usage are also addressed.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Laboratory, Lecture, Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 65038     ADMINISTRATION CONCEPTS FOR THE HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL      3 Credit Hours

Investigation into current philosophies and legal aspects of athletic training and sports medicine programs. Organization and administration of all aspects of athletic training and sports medicine programs with specific emphasis on policy and regulation of programs anchored in contemporary healthcare practices.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 65039     PHYSICAL REHABILITATION IN ATHLETIC TRAINING AND SPORTS MEDICINE      3 Credit Hours

The study and clinical application of evidence based rehabilitation techniques including strategies for proper exercise selection based on anatomical and physiological considerations, program administration, and guidelines for program progression. This course will address the comprehensive concepts related to the rehabilitation of including but not limited to modality selection, pharmacological considerations, record keeping, program design and implementation, and safety aspects. The psychology of rehabilitation including goal setting and motivation will also be addressed. Current literature and techniques in the field will support the content of this course.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Laboratory, Lecture, Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 65040     PATHOPHARMACOLOGY FOR HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS      3 Credit Hours

Advanced investigation of specific pathological conditions presented by professionals, including physicians and pharmacists. Will discuss common pathologies, associated pharmacological treatment and physiologic effects for various afflictions anchored in evidence-based practice in health care.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 65050     NEUROLOGICAL CONCEPTS FOR THE HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL      3 Credit Hours

Advanced cognitive content in normal and pathological function of the nervous system and its components. Specific emphasis on the neurophysiological basis for motor learning, special senses, and memory serves to address the central and peripheral nervous system structure and function. Growth and Development and pathological responses to hypoxia, microbiologic agents, genetic derangements, nutritional deficiencies, chemicals, drugs and aging are addressed. Evidence-based practice concepts will guide the integration from anatomy and physiology to effective interventions for selected neurological conditions.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 69999     CLINICAL CAPSTONE IN ATHLETIC TRAINING      6 Credit Hours

Clinical Capstone is an intensive, immersion experience in the clinical setting under the direct supervision of a certified, licensed health care professional. Students will invest a minimum of 360 in the clinical setting working with inter-professional health care providers. Clinical capstone expectations include performance evaluations by supervisors and patient management to promote active clinical engagement and critical thinking. A portfolio will include professional skill assessments, performance assessment, case studies, mock interview, and formal evidence-based presentation to health care providers on an athletic training domain.

Prerequisite: graduate standing; and Athletic Training (ATTR) major within the Master of Science (MS) degree.

Schedule Type: Clinic

Contact Hours: 24 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 73094     COLLEGE TEACHING IN HEALTH SCIENCES      3 Credit Hours

Guided teaching experiences in health sciences. Specific emphasis on establishing and implementing a teaching philosophy in an instructional setting in the health sciences. Development of Professional Teaching Behaviors will be addressed. A comprehensive teaching experience rooting in contemporary literature will guide this course.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture, Seminar

Contact Hours: 1 lecture, 2 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ATTR 73095     RESEARCH SEMINAR      1 Credit Hour

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with ATTR 63095 and EXPH 63095 and EXPH 73095 and SRM 63095 and SRM 73095) Presentation and discussion of research by faculty and students. A total of 2 credits may be applied toward degree requirements.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

Exercise Physiology (EXPH)

EXPH 50612     EXERCISE LEADERSHIP FOR THE OLDER ADULT      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXSC 40612) Designed to provide the students with a knowledge base in exercise leadership in the senior population and includes special populations. Students participate in the leading supervision and evaluation of the participant within the exercise program. They also assist in the collection of functional fitness data.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 51000     EXERCISE IMPLEMENTATION: AN EXERCISE INTERVENTION PROGRAM      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Students will participate in leading, supervising and developing plans for individuals who want to reduce cardiovascular risk factors through structured exercise. Prerequsite: EXPH 55080 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Laboratory

Contact Hours: 3-9 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 53093     VARIABEL TITLE WORKSHOP IN EXERCISE SCIENCE AND EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with EXSC 43093) Workshop in exercise science or physiology, topics vary. Prerequisites: graduate standing

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

EXPH 55065     EXERCISE TESTING      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXSC 45065) Lecture and laboratory experiences dealing with the administration and interpretation of exercise tests.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 55070     ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHY FOR THE EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGIST      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXSC 45070) Designed to provide students with the knowledge base in electrocardiography. Studetns work on interpretting the 12-lead electrocardiogram with clinical case studies to enhance the knowledge base of the exercise specialist.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 55080     PHYSIOLOGY OF EXERCISE      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXSC 45080) Physiological bases of muscular activity with special attention to general effects of exercise on body function. Laboratory included.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 60610     PHYSIOLOGY OF AGING: IMPLICATIONS FOR HUMAN BEHAVIOR      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 70610) Examine physiological changes which accompany advancing age. Special attention is paid to the effect of these changes on sensory motor and cognitive behavior.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 63050     RESEARCH PROCESS IN ATHLETIC TRAINING AND EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 73050) The research process and statistical concepts applied to athletic training and exercise physiology.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 63051     QUANTITATIVE AND RESEARCH METHODS IN ATHLETIC TRAINING AND EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 73051) Research design and statistical methods applied to exercise, physiology and athletic training.

Prerequisite: EXPH 63050 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 63052     ADVANCED RESEARCH DESIGN AND STATISTICS IN EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 73052) Advanced topics in research design and statistical analysis with computer applications in exercise physiology.

Prerequisite: EXPH 63051 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 63095     RESEARCH SEMINAR      1 Credit Hour

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with ATTR 63095 and ATTR 73095 and EXPH 73095 and SRM 63095 and SRM 73095) Presentation and discussion of research by faculty and students. A total of 2 credits may be applied toward degree requirements.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

EXPH 63096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION IN EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 6 credit hours) (Cross-listed with EXPH 73096) Independent study completed under the supervision of a faculty member. Written approval of supervising faculty member and School Director required prior to registration.

Prerequisite: graduate standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 3-9 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

EXPH 63098     RESEARCH      1-15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with ATTR 63098 and SRM 63098 and EXPH 83098) Research or individual investigation.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Research

Contact Hours: 1-15 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

EXPH 63193     VARIABLE TITLE WORKSHOP IN EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Workshop in exercise physiology; topics vary. Maximum 4 hours applied to the degree. Prerequisites: graduate standing

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

EXPH 63195     SPECIAL TOPICS IN EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with EXPH 73195) Selected and varied topics of relevance in exercise physiology.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 63199     THESIS I      2-6 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ATTR 63199 and SRM 63199)Thesis students must register for a total of 6 hours, 2 to 6 hours in a semester distributed over several semesters if desired.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

EXPH 63299     THESIS II      2 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ATTR 63299 and SRM 63299)Thesis students must continue registration each semester until all degree requirements are met.

Prerequisite: EXPH 63199 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 2 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

EXPH 65075     MUSCLE FUNCTION AND EXERCISE      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 75075) Characteristics of skeletal muscle related to contraction during exercise, strength, elasticity, fatigue, and training. Electromyograph analysis of muscle function emphasized.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 65076     ENVIRONMENTAL STRESS AND EXERCISE      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with EXPH 75076) Effects of heat, cold, pressure, pollution and psychological stress upon physiological responses to exercise. Lecture and laboratory.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 65080     PHYSIOLOGICAL BASIS OF EXERCISE AND SPORT      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 75080) Application of physiological concepts to human performance. Includes role of testing, training strength and endurance, nutritional considerations, environmental influences and,adapted exercise programs.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 65081     ENERGY METABOLISM AND BODY COMPOSITION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 75081) Measurement of metabolic response to exercise. Topics include ergometry spirometry energy expenditure body composition and performance correlates of strength power and endurance.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 65082     CARDIO-RESPIRATORY FUNCTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 75082) Measurement of the cardiovascular-respiratory response to exercise. Includes resting spirometry, lung function during exercise, electrocardiography, blood pressure, PWC testing and exercise prescription.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 65083     EXERCISE ENERGY METABOLISM      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 75083) Energy transformations during exercise. Emphasis on controlling mechanisms that regulate the anabolic and catabolic responses to both acute and chronic exercise.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 65084     CARDIOVASCULAR-RESPIRATORY DYNAMICS DURING EXERCISE      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 75084) Responses of the cardiovascular and respiratory systems to exercise. Use of noninvasive methods to measure cardio-respiratory function emphasized. Lecture and laboratory.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 65086     NEUROBIOLOGY OF MOVEMENT AND EXERCISE      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 75086) Provide students with knowledge to understand the role of the muscular and nervous systems in human movement and exercise. Motor disorders and rehabilitation techniques will also be discussed. Lecture and laboratory.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 65192     INTERNSHIP IN EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY      1-6 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 8 credit hours) (Cross-listed with EXPH 75192) Field experience in exercise physiology programs and testing in Kent State University adult fitness program or cooperating agencies.

Prerequisite: graduate standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 3-18 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

EXPH 70610     PHYSIOLOGY OF AGING:IMPLICATIONS FOR HUMAN BEHAVIOR      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 60610) Examine physiological changes which accompany advancing age. Special attention is paid to the effect of these changes on sensory motor and cognitive behavior.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 73050     RESEARCH PROCESSES IN ATHLETIC TRAINING AND EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 63050) The research process and statistical concepts applied to athletic training and exercise physiology.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 73051     QUANTITATIVE AND RESEARCH METHODS IN ATHLETIC TRAINING AND EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 63051) Research design and statistical methods applied to exercise physiology and athletic training.

Prerequisite: EXPH 73050 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 73052     ADVANCED RESEARCH DESIGN AND STATISTICS IN EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 63052) Advanced topics in research design and statistical analysis with computer applications in exercise physiology.

Prerequisite: EXPH 63051 or EXPH 73051 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 73095     RESEARCH SEMINAR      1 Credit Hour

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with ATTR 63095 and ATTR 73095 and EXPH 63095 and SRM 63095 and SRM 73095) Presentation and discussion of research by faculty and students. A total of 2 credits may be applied toward degree requirements.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

EXPH 73096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION IN EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 6 credit hours) (Cross-listed with EXPH 63096) Independent student completed under the supervision of a faculty member. Written approval of supervising faculty member and School Director required prior to registration.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

EXPH 73195     SPECIAL TOPICS IN EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 6 credit hours) (Cross-listed with EXPH 63195) Selected an varied topics of relevance in exercise physiology.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 75004     BIOMECHANICS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ) Survey of biomechanics, with particular emphasis on skeletal muscle mechanics.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 75075     MUSCLE FUNCTION AND EXERCISE      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 65075) Characteristics of skeletal muscle related to contraction during exercise, strength, elasticity, fatigue and training. Electromyograph analysis of muscle function emphasized.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 75076     ENVIRONMENTAL STRESS AND EXERCISE      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with EXPH 65076) Effects of heat, cold, pressure, pollution and psychological stress upon physiological responses to exercise. Lecture and laboratory.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 75080     PHYSIOLOGICAL BASIS OF EXERCISE AND SPORT      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 65080) Application of physiological concepts to human performance. Includes role of testing, training, strength and endurance, nutritional considerations, environmental influences, and adapted exercise programs.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 75081     ENERGY METABOLISM AND BODY COMPOSITION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 65081) Measurement of metabolic response to exercise. Topics include ergometry, spirometry, energy expenditure, body composition and performance correlates of strength, power and endurance.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 75082     CARDIO-RESPIRATORY FUNCTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 65082) Measurement of the cardiovascular-respiratory response to exercise. Includes resting spirometry, lung function during exercise, electrocardiography, blood pressure, PWC testing and exercise prescription.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 75083     EXERCISE ENERGY METABOLISM      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 65083) Energy transformations during exercise. Emphasis on controlling mechanisms that regulate the anabolic and catabolic responses to both acute and chronic exercise.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 75084     CARDIOVASCULAR-RESPIRATORY DYNAMICS DURING EXERCISE      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 65084) Responses of the cardiovascular and respiratory systems to exercise. Use of noninvasive methods to measure cardio-respiratory function emphasized. Lecture and laboratory.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 75086     NEUROBIOLOGY OF EXERCISE AND MOVEMENT      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 65086) Provides students with knowledge to understand the role of the muscular and nervous systems in human movement and exercise. Motor disorders and rehabilitation techniques will also be discussed. Lecture and laboratory.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXPH 75192     INTERNSHIP IN EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY      1-6 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 8 credit hours) (Cross-listed with EXPH 65192) (Cross-listed with EXPH 65192) Field experience in exercise physiology programs and testing in KSU adult fitness program or cooperating agencies.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 3-18 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

EXPH 83098     RESEARCH      1-15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Research for doctoral students.

Prerequisite: special approval and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Research

Contact Hours: 1-15 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

EXPH 83199     DISSERTATION I      15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Doctoral dissertation, for which registration in at least two semesters is required, first of which will be semester in which dissertation work is begun and continuing until the completion of 30 hours.

Prerequisite: Special approval and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Dissertation

Contact Hours: 15 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

EXPH 83299     DISSERTATION II      15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Continuing registration required of doctoral students who have completed the initial 30 hours of dissertation and continuing until all degree requirements are met.

Prerequisite: EXPH 83199 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Dissertation

Contact Hours: 15 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

Exercise Science (EXSC)

EXSC 15010     INTRODUCTION TO EXERCISE SCIENCE      2 Credit Hours

Introduction to the discipline of exercise science, including the history of the field, current position stands of the American College of Sports Medicine, the responsibilities and roles of the exercise physiologist and the current trends in exercise science.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXSC 23093     VARIABLE TITLE WORKSHOP IN EXERCISE SCIENCE      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Workshop to develop mastery and application of knowledge and skills that address issues in exercise science; topics vary. Satisfactory/unsatisfactory (S/U) graded.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

EXSC 25057     HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY I (KBS) (KLAB)      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ATTR 25057) Comprehensive examination of anatomy and physiology related to the organization of the body and basic cell and tissue types. Specific structure and function of the muscular, skeletal, cardiovascular, nervous and respiratory systems are addressed.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Kent Core Basic Sciences, Kent Core Basic Sciences Lab

EXSC 25058     HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY II (KBS) (KLAB)      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ATTR 25058) Comprehensive examination of anatomy and physiology related to the human body under rest and exercise conditions. Specific structure and function of the metabolic, endocrine, lymphatic, digestive, urinary and reproductive systems are addressed. Advanced coverage of neurological, cardiovascular and respiratory systems are also addressed.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Kent Core Basic Sciences, Kent Core Basic Sciences Lab

EXSC 35022     EXERCISE LEADERSHIP      3 Credit Hours

Designed to provide the students with the knowledge base in exercise leadership. Topic areas and competencies using a variety of techniques in leading and demonstrating safe and effective methods of applying the fundamental principles of exercise science. The exercise leader will demonstrate all forms of group exercise, flexibility and balance training.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXSC 35023     PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATE PREPARATION      2 Credit Hours

Introductory course in personal training. Covers basic exercise science, fitness evaluation risk management, health appraisal, safety and legal issues for the personal trainer. Prepares the student to take the national certification examination for personal training.

Prerequisite: EXSC 25057 or ATTR 25057 or BSCI 11010; and EXSC 25058 or ATTR 25058 or BSCI 11020 or BSCI 20020.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 1 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXSC 35054     BIOMECHANICS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ATTR 35054) Anatomical and mechanical bases of human movement. Emphasis is placed on tools and techniques for motion analysis, mechanical concepts, forces and performance analysis. Lecture and laboratory.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXSC 35068     STATISTICS FOR EXERCISE SCIENTIST      3 Credit Hours

Measurement and statistics applied to physical education and exercise/sport sciences; laboratory experiences in statistics test construction and administration and evaluation.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXSC 35075     EXERCISE PROGRAMMING      3 Credit Hours

Problems and issues in developing exercise programs in institutional and commercial settings.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010; and ATTR 25058 or EXSC 25058 or BSCI 11020 or BSCI 20020.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXSC 40612     EXERCISE LEADERSHIP FOR THE OLDER ADULT      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 50612) Designed to provide students with a knowledge base in exercise leadership in the older adult population, including special populations. Students participate in the leading, supervision and evaluation of participants within the exercise program. The also assist in the collection of functional fitness data.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXSC 41000     EXERCISE IMPLEMENTATION: AN EXERCISE INTERVENTION PROGRAM      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Students will participate in leading, supervising and developing plans for individuals who want to reduce cardiovascular risk factors through structured exercise.

Prerequisite: EXSC 45080.

Schedule Type: Laboratory

Contact Hours: 3-9 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXSC 43093     VARIABLE TITLED WORKSHOP IN EXERCISE SCIENCE AND EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with EXPH 53093) Workshop in exercise science, topics vary.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

EXSC 43098     RESEARCH IN EXERCISE SCIENCE (ELR)      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 12 credit hours)Research project completed under the supervision of a faculty member. Written approval of supervising faculty member and School Director required prior to registration.

Prerequisite: special approval.

Schedule Type: Research

Contact Hours: 3-9 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

EXSC 45065     EXERCISE TESTING      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 55065) Lecture and laboratory experiences dealing with the administration and interpretation of exercise tests.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010; and ATTR 25058 or EXSC 25058 or BSCI 11020 or BSCI 20020.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXSC 45070     ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHY FOR THE EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGIST      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 55070) Designed to provide students with the knowledge base in electrocardiography. Students work on interpreting the 12-lead electrocardiogram with clinical case studies to enhance the knowledge base of the exercise specialist.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010; and ATTR 25058 or EXSC 25058 or BSCI 11020 or BSCI 20020.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXSC 45080     PHYSIOLOGY OF EXERCISE (WIC)      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with EXPH 55080) Response of the human to acute and chronic exercise with emphasis on the underlying physiological mechanisms.

Prerequisite: ATTR 25057 or EXSC 25057 or BSCI 11010; and ATTR 25058 or EXSC 25058 or BSCI 11020 or BSCI 20020.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 2 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Writing Intensive Course

EXSC 45096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION IN EXERCISE SCIENCE (ELR)      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 6 credit hours)Independent study completed under the supervision of a faculty member. Written approval of supervising faculty member and school director required prior to registration.

Prerequisite: special approval.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 3-9 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

EXSC 45480     INTERNSHIP SEMINAR IN EXERCISE SCIENCE      1 Credit Hour

Overview of the internship possibilities that are available for the exercise science major. The American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) certification workshops and the scope of the practice for the exercises specialist is discussed in detail.

Prerequisite: special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXSC 45481     SEMINAR IN EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY      1 Credit Hour

Provides an overview of the research possibilities available for the exercise science major. The Institutional Review Board, research methodology and the risks and benefits of research in the area of exercise science are discussed in detail.

Prerequisite: special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

EXSC 45492     INTERNSHIP IN PHYSICAL FITNESS AND CARDIAC REHABILITATION (ELR)      1-8 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 8 credit hours) Supervised experience providing practical experience in administration and operation of programs in physical fitness, health enhancement andor cardiac rehabilitation. 45 clock hours per credit hour.

Prerequisite: special approval.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 3-24 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

EXSC 46095     SPECIAL TOPICS IN EXERCISE SCIENCE      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Selected topics in exercise science dependent upon interest.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Health Education (HED)

HED 11570     PERSONAL HEALTH      3 Credit Hours

This course examines the leading causes of death and disability in the United States with an emphasis on the application of knowledge and skills to reduce risk and enhance the quality of life.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 11590     COMMUNITY HEALTH EDUCATION      3 Credit Hours

Identification of community health problems and measures for control. Emphasizes principles, objectives and methods of community health education.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 13510     WINNING COMBINATION:HEALTH AND ATHLETES      1 Credit Hour

An exploration of strategies for promoting healthy lifestyles for athletes. The course is reserved for varsity athletes.

Prerequisite: Special approval.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 14020     MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

Identification of the meaning of various roots and terms and combining forms that are components of medical words, including anatomical physiological and pathological therapeutic terminology and implications for health literacy.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 20000     TEACHING HEALTH TO YOUNG LEARNERS      3 Credit Hours

Investigate current health issues relevant to children in primary grades,and identify educational strategies to increase student health knowledge, foster positive health attitudes and promote healthy behaviors.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Field Experience, Lecture

Contact Hours: 2.5 lecture, 1.5 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 21030     INTRODUCTION TO HEALTH EDUCATION      3 Credit Hours

This course introduces the student to the health education profession. Roles and responsibilities of health educators in a variety of occupational settings are described.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 21050     HEALTH EDUCATION THEORIES      3 Credit Hours

Application of various attitude and behavior models to health and illness behavior in order to develop a framework for educational intervention.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 32530     DRUG USE AND MISUSE      3 Credit Hours

Introduction to the study of drug/alcohol abuse. Basic pharmacology of drug actions is reviewed. Common myths misconceptions about drug alcohol use are examined. Current drug problems and related prevention treatment issues are analyzed.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 32542     METHODS AND APPLICATIONS OF HEALTH EDUCATION (WIC)      5 Credit Hours

Analysis observation, demonstration and experience in the teaching-learning process utilizing methods, materials and resources appropriate to the preparation of professional health educators. This course includes 50 field/clinical hours. Students are required to complete Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Identification (BCII) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) background checks and submit the results to authorized personnel at their assigned school/agency before the first day of the semester in which student teaching/ internship will take place.

Prerequisite: HED 11570.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 5 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Writing Intensive Course

HED 32544     HUMAN SEXUALITY      3 Credit Hours

A study of the role and meaning of human sexuality throughout the life cycle for self and society.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 32565     MARKETING IN HEALTH EDUCATION      3 Credit Hours

Examines the basic elements of marketing processes as they relate to promoting health in communities. Emphasis on application of marketing planning, concepts and practices for service providers involved with health education.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 32575     CONSUMER HEALTH      3 Credit Hours

An overview of the health marketplace including health products, services, financing, promotional practices and consumer protection laws.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 34050     PROGRAM PLANNING AND EVALUATION IN HEALTH EDUCATION      3 Credit Hours

Provides students with the knowledge and skills to assess health resources and needs, develop health programs to meet specific needs in particular populations and determine appropriate measures to evaluate the effectiveness of health programs.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 34060     SMALL GROUP PROCESS      2 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with CES 37800) Students learn to understand the dynamics of problem solving groups and how to become effective leaders and members. Topics include climate, goals, decision making, communication, leadership, membership. Experience-based learning combined with conceptualizing.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 36048     EMERGENCY MEDICAL TRAINING      5 Credit Hours

Basic immediate care procedures for victims of acute illnesses and accidents. Course does not conform to EMT-B National Standard Curriculum as adopted by the Ohio Department of Public Safety, Division of EMS.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 5 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 40093     VARIABLE TITLE WORKSHOP IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HED 50093 and 70093) Discussion of major issues in health and safety education. Content emphasis and prerequisites vary depending on workshop.

Prerequisite: HED 11590 and special approval.

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

HED 42041     HEALTH COACHING      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 52041) Techniques of health coaching and motivational interviewing applied to health education. Individual and group approaches relative to personal, family and societal health issues.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 42358     STUDENT TEACHING IN HEALTH EDUCATION (ELR)      9 Credit Hours

Provides a twelve week student teaching experience. See student teaching section of catalog. Students are required to complete Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Identification (BCII) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) background checks and submit the results to authorized personnel at their assigned school/agency before the first day of the semester in which student teaching/ internship will take place. L.I.C.E. Training must be presented to the campus office of clinical experience or designated faculty/staff at Regional campuses as prerequisite for student teaching.

Prerequisite: Eligibility for admission to student teaching and admission to advanced study; and official valid certification of Child Safety Training, approved Basic Life Support and A.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 27 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

HED 42575     HEALTH AND LEARNING: STRATEGIES FOR STUDENTS AND TEACHERS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 52575) Focus on health issues/education/environment policy and practice/community strategies to respond to threats confronting students utilizing a coordinated school/community strategy to promote health to improve academic outcomes. CPR and first aid certification required for completion of course.

Prerequisite: Admission to advanced study.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 44025     WOMEN'S HEALTH ISSUES      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 54025) Traditional and feminist analysis of women's health issues and the health educational responses to those issues.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 44051     BIOBEHAVIORAL ASPECTS OF DISEASE PREVENTION IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

The etiology and pathogenesis of major diseases are studied from a biopsychosocial perspective with an emphasis on implications for disease prevention, health promotion and behavioral intervention.

Prerequisite: junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 44092     INTERNSHIP IN COMMUNITY HEALTH EDUCATION (ELR)      12 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Participation for one academic semester in the health education activities of an approved agency, organization or industry.

Prerequisite: Senior standing.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 36 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

HED 44095     SPECIAL TOPICS: HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Selected topics related to public health issues facing professionals in communities, schools, health care settings and the worksite.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 44096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HED 54096 and 74096) Independent reading and/or research directed by a HED faculty member.

Prerequisite: Permission.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

HED 44543     ADMINISTRATION OF SCHOOL HEALTH PROGRAMS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 54543) Organizational design and administration of a comprehensive school health program including health services, instruction and environment. This course includes 25 field/clinical hours. CPR and first aid certification required for completion of course.

Prerequisite: Admission to advanced study.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 44544     SEXUALITY EDUCATION PROGRAMS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 54544) This course prepares the student to develop, implement and evaluate sexuality education programs in school and community settings.

Prerequisite: HED 32544.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 44550     DRUG ABUSE AND VIOLENCE EDUCATION PROGRAMS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 54550) Drug abuse and violence prevention from theoretical, philosophical, empirical and practical perspectives. Application of theories to plan, implement, and evaluate drug and violence education programs.

Prerequisite: HED 32530.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 46052     STRESS: RECOGNITION AND MANAGEMENT      2 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 56052) An examination of stress, its role as a predisposing factor for various illnesses and diseases, types of stressors, the body's reaction to stress, and techniques for recognizing, preventing and reducing stress.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 46057     ADVANCED HUMAN SEXUALITY      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 56057) Selected aspects of human sexuality; history, cross-cultural perspectives, medical/surgical conditions and sex therapy and counseling.

Prerequisite: HED 32544.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 46070     HEALTH RELATED ASPECTS OF AGING      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 56070) Theories of biological aging and identification of major health hazards, age-related diseases and age changes, their prevention and control. The health care delivery system for the elderly.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 47070     AIDS: ISSUES, EDUCATION AND PREVENTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 57070) This course provides an extensive overview of the human immunodeficiency virus epidemic as it has developed and exists today. A particular emphasis will be given to aids education and prevention issues and strategies.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 47091     CURRENT ISSUES IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HED 57091 and 77091) Public health issues facing professionals in communities, schools, health care settings and the worksite.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 48092     FIELD EXPERIENCE IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION (ELR)      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HED 58092 and 78092) Observation and participation in educational and promotional activities of a public health agency,school or health care facility. Joint university agency supervision.

Prerequisite: Permission.

Schedule Type: Field Experience

Contact Hours: 3-9 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

HED 49525     INQUIRY SEMINAR INTO PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE      3 Credit Hours

Interdisciplinary inquiry into teaching as a professional practice in health education; emphasis on teacher as disciplined investigator. Utilization of teaching and learning technology.

Prerequisite: admission to advanced study.

Corequisite: EDUC 49526 or HED 42358.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 50093     VARIABLE TITLE WORKSHOP IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HED 40093 and 70093) Discussion of major issues in health and safety education. Content emphasis vary depending on workshop.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

HED 52041     HEALTH COACHING      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 42041) Techniques of health coaching and motivational interviewing applied to health education. Individual and group approaches relative to personal, family and societal health issues.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 52575     HEALTH AND LEARNING: STRATEGIES FOR STUDENTS AND TEACHERS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 42575) Focus on health issues/education/environment policy and practice/community strategies to respond to threats confronting students, utilizing a coordinated school community strategy to promote health and improve academic outcomes. CPR first aid certification required for completion of course.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 54025     WOMEN'S HEALTH ISSUES      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 44025) Traditional and feminist analysis of women's health issues and the health educational responses to those issues.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 54051     BIOBEHAVIORAL ASPECTS OF DISEASE PREVENTION IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with HED 44051) The etiology and pathogenesis of major diseases are studied from a biopsychosocial perspective with an emphasis on implications for disease prevention, health promotion and behavioral intervention.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 54096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HED 44096 and 74096) Independent reading and/or research directed by a graduate faculty member. Students are required to complete Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Identification (BCII) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) background checks and submit the results to authorized personnel at their assigned school/agency before the first day of the semester in which student teaching/ internship will take place.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

HED 54543     ADMINISTRATION OF SCHOOL HEALTH PROGRAMS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 44543) Organizational design and administration of a comprehensive school health program including health services, instruction and environment. This course includes 25 field/clinical hours. CPR and first aid certification required for completion of course.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 54544     SEXUALITY EDUCATION PROGRAMS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 44544) This course prepares the student to develop, implement and evaluate sexuality education programs in school and community settings.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 54550     DRUG ABUSE AND VIOLENCE EDUCATION PROGRAMS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 44550) Drug abuse and violence prevention from theoretical, philosophical, empirical, and practical perspectives. Application of theories to plan, implement, and evaluate drug and violence education programs.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 56052     STRESS: RECOGNITION AND MANAGEMENT      2 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 46052) An examination of stress, its role as a predisposing factor for various illnesses and diseases, types of stressors, the body's reaction to stress, and techniques for recognizing, preventing and reducing stress.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 56057     ADVANCED HUMAN SEXUALITY      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 46057) Selected aspects of human sexuality: history, cross-cultural perspectives, medical/surgical therapy and counseling.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 56070     HEALTH RELATED ASPECTS OF AGING      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 46070) Theories of biological aging and identification of major health hazards, age-related diseases and age changes, their prevention and control. The health care delivery system for the elderly.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 57070     AIDS:ISSUES, EDUCATION AND PREVENTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 47070) This course provides an extensive overview of the human immunodeficiency virus epidemic as it has developed and exists today. A particular emphasis will be given to AIDS education and prevention issues and strategies.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 57091     CURRENT ISSUES IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HED 47091 and 77091) Public health issues facing professionals in communities, schools, health care settings and the worksite.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 58092     FIELD EXPERIENCE IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HED 48092 and 78092) Observation and participation in educational and promotional activities of a public health agency,school, or health care facility joint university-agency supervision. Students are required to complete Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Identification (BCII) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) background checks and submit the results to authorized personnel at their assigned school/agency before the first day of the semester in which student teaching/ internship will take place.

Prerequisite: Special approval and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Field Experience

Contact Hours: 3-9 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

HED 60199     THESIS I      2-6 Credit Hours

Thesis students must register for a total of 6 hours, 2 to 6 hours in a single semester distributed over several semesters if desired.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 2-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

HED 60299     THESIS II      2 Credit Hours

Thesis students must continue registration each semester until all degree requirements are met.

Prerequisite: HED 60199 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 2 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

HED 64030     INTRODUCTION TO RESEARCH AND DATA ANALYSIS IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

Introduction of research methods in the field of health education and health promotion. Includes basic knowledge and skills in research design and concepts of descriptive and inferential statistics.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 64050     HEALTH BEHAVIOR      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 84050) Analysis of a broad range of theoretical and empirical models of health and illness behavior.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 64055     NEEDS ASSESSMENT AND EVALUATION IN HEALTH PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 84055) Students will assess individual and community needs for health promotion programs based on multiple sources of health data. Students will develop a rational plan to meet identified needs.

Prerequisite: HED 64061 and HED 64050 and HED 64063 and HED 64059 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 64057     PROGRAM PLANNING AND IMPLEMENTATION IN HEALTH PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 84057) Students will develop, implement, and evaluate a health education and promotion program plan specific to a target audience and health issue.

Prerequisite: HED 64050 and HED 64055 and HED 64061 and HED 64063 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 64058     DEVELOPMENTAL APPROACHES IN TEACHING SCHOOL HEALTH EDUCATION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 84058) Develop and implement developmentally appropriate health education unit plans, methods, techniques, and strategies with K-12 school populations.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 64059     COMMUNICATION AND MARKETING IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 84059) Introduction to the theory and practice of planning, implementing, and evaluating marketing and communication programs in health promotion.

Prerequisite: HED 64050 and HED 64061 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 64061     FOUNDATIONS OF HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 84061) Historical, sociological and philosophical factors that have influenced definitions and the practice of health education and promotion are studied. Professional associations/leadership, government initiatives, standards of practice and accreditations are examined.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 64062     ADMINISTRATION AND GRANT WRITING IN HEALTH PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 84062) Basic concepts in the administration of health education promotion programs and grant writing. Coordination of program services, consultative relationships, management of human and fiscal resources, and organizational leadership are addressed as well as grant writing skills.

Prerequisite: HED 64061 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 64063     STRATEGIES IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 84063) Health education and promotion methods, techniques and strategies are presented for a variety of audiences, learning environments and intervention levels.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 64070     WORKSITE HEALTH PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 84070) Program planning and evaluation of health promotion programs in business and industry with an emphasis on the role of health educators.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 64080     ADVOCACY AND POLICY ISSUES IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 84080) Emphasizes the advocacy role of health educators. Includes use of research results to develop, analyze and influence health policy.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 64094     COLLEGE TEACHING OF HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      2 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HED 84094) Guided experiences in teaching selected undergraduate courses.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 2 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

HED 64096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION: READINGS IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with HED 84096) Independent study of approved topics in health and safety education related to the student's special interests. Adviser's permission required to repeat registration one time. Standard letter or satisfactory/unsatisfactory (S/U) graded.

Prerequisite: graduate standing and Health Education (HED) or Public Health (PH) major; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 3-9 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U

HED 64098     PROJECT IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HED 84098) Research or individual investigation for master's level graduate students.

Prerequisite: Grading standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Research

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 70093     VARIABLE TITLE WORKSHOP IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HED 40093 and 50093) Discussion of major issues in health and safety education. Content emphasis and prerequisites vary depending on workshop.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

HED 74096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HED 44096 and 54096) Independent reading and/or research directed by a graduate faculty member. Students are required to complete Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Identification (BCII) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) background checks and submit the results to authorized personnel at their assigned school/agency before the first day of the semester in which student teaching/ internship will take place.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing; special approval.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

HED 77091     CURRENT ISSUES IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HED 47091 and 57091) Public health issues facing professionals in communities, schools, health care settings and the worksite.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 78092     FIELD EXPERIENCE IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HED 48092 and 58092) Observation and participation in educational and promotional activities of a public health agency,school or health care facility joint university-agency supervision. Students are required to complete Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Identification (BCII) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) background checks and submit the results to authorized personnel at their assigned ¿school/agency¿ before the first day of the semester in which student teaching/ internship will take place.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing; special approval.

Schedule Type: Field Experience

Contact Hours: 3-9 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

HED 80199     DISSERTATION I      15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Registration for two semesters required, first semester dissertation work begins and continues until completion of 30 hours.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Dissertation

Contact Hours: 15 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

HED 80292     PRACTICUM IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) In this course, students obtain permission to work with an individual faculty member on research, community projects, or other professional activities in various health education settings (school, community, medical care, worksite). Assignments are individualized to meet the needs of the practicum experience.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 9 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

HED 80299     DISSERTATION II      15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Continuing registration required of doctoral students who have completed the initial 30 hours of dissertation and continuing until degree requirements are met.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Dissertation

Contact Hours: 15 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

HED 81100     RESIDENCY SEMINAR: SYNTHESIS OF LITERATURE IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

Exploration of philosophical, theoretical and empirical issues in health education and promotion. Students synthesize courses, research and practice in preparation for comprehensive examinations.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing and special approval of instructor.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

HED 81150     SEMINAR: PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

Focuses on the process, practice and documentation of professional development in health education and promotion in the areas of instruction, program development, research and evaluation.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

HED 81200     RESIDENCY SEMINAR: RESEARCH PROPOSAL, DEVELOPMENT AND PRESENTATION      3 Credit Hours

Review of the role of research and scholarly pursuits in the professorate, the professional health education literature, and in the development and dissemination of a range of scholarly products. Identification of requisite elements of a dissertation in health education and promotion. Refinement of a professional vita, updating of doctoral program prospectus, specification of dissertation topic, identification of potential dissertation committee members, development and presentation of draft dissertation proposal.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing and special approval of instructor.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

HED 81300     HEALTH EDUCATION PRACTICE      3 Credit Hours

Investigation of various health education settings including analysis of agency programming efforts and comparison to evidence-based practice. Application of community assessment, socioecological model, and community-based participatory research principles. Analysis of how health education theory and research are implemented in various practice settings.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 81400     RESEARCH DISSEMINATION AND TECHNICAL WRITING IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

Examination and practice of technical writing for research proposals, technical reports, and journal publications in health education and promotion. Other methods of disseminating research such as preparation and submission of conference presentation applications and writing as part of consultative relationships with community agencies is explored.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 81450     ADVANCED PROGRAM EVALUATION IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

A review of evaluation methods used in health education programs. Emphasis is placed on data collection procedures, linking program activities to outcomes, participant attrition and reporting of the results.

Prerequisite: HED 64055 or HED 74055; and HED 64057 or HED 74057; and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 81550     APPLIED THEORY IN HEALTH EDUCATION RESEARCH AND PRACTICE      3 Credit Hours

Examination of theory/models/hypotheses applied to specific health behaviors. Emphasis on operationalization of theoretical constructs.

Prerequisite: HED 6/74050.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 84030     INTRODUCTION TO RESEARCH AND DATA ANALYSIS IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

Introduction of research methods in the field of health education and health promotion. Includes basic knowledge and skills in research design and concepts of descriptive and inferential statistics.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 84050     HEALTH BEHAVIOR      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 64050) Analysis of a broad range of theoretical and empirical models of health and illness behavior.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 84051     BIOBEHAVIORAL ASPECTS OF DISEASE PREVENTION IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

The etiology and pathogenesis of major diseases are studied from a biopsychosocial perspective with an emphasis on implications for disease prevention, health promotion and behavioral intervention.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 84055     NEEDS ASSESSMENT AND EVALUATION IN HEALTH PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 64055) Students will assess individual and community needs for health promotion programs based on multiple sources of health data. Students will develop a rational plan to meet identified needs.

Prerequisite: HED 64050 or 84050; and HED 64059 or 84059; and HED 64061 or 84061; and HED 64063 or 84063; and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 84057     PROGRAM PLANNING AND IMPLEMENTATION IN HEALTH PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 64057) Students will develop, implement, and evaluate a health education and promotion program plan specific to a target audience and health issue.

Prerequisite: HED 64050 or 84050; and HED 64055 or 84055; and HED 64061 or 84061; and HED 64063 or 84063; and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 84058     DEVELOPMENTAL APPROACHES IN TEACHING SCHOOL HEALTH EDUCATION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 64058) Develop and implement developmentally appropriate health education unit plans, methods, techniques, and strategies with K­12 school populations.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 84059     COMMUNICATION AND MARKETING IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 64059) Introduction to the theory and practice of planning, implementing, and evaluating marketing and communication programs in health promotion.

Prerequisite: HED 64050 or 84050; and HED 64061 or 84061; and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 84061     FOUNDATIONS OF HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 64061) Historical, sociological and philosophical factors that have influenced definitions and the practice of health education and promotion are studied. Professional associations/ leadership, government initiatives, standards of practice and accreditations are examined.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 84062     ADMINISTRATION AND GRANT WRITING IN HEALTH PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 64062) Basic concepts in the administration of health education promotion programs and grant writing. Coordination of program services, consultative relationships, management of human and fiscal resources, and organizational leadership are addressed as well as grant writing skills.

Prerequisite: HED 64061 or 84061; and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 84063     STRATEGIES IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 64063) Health education and promotion methods, techniques and strategies are presented for a variety of audiences, learning environments and intervention levels.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 84066     HEALTH IN THE DEVELOPING NATIONS      3 Credit Hours

Overview of national development, review of problems process and strategy of health development.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 84070     WORKSITE HEALTH PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 64070) Program planning and evaluation of health promotion programs in business and industry with an emphasis on the role of health educators.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 84080     ADVOCACY AND POLICY ISSUES IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HED 64080) Emphasizes the advocacy role of health educators. Includes use of research results to develop analyze and influence health policy.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HED 84094     COLLEGE TEACHING OF HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      2 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HED 64094) Guided experiences in teaching selected undergraduate courses.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 2 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

HED 84096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION: READINGS IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with HED 64096) Independent study of approved topics in health and safety education related to the student's special interests. Adviser's permission required to repeat registration one time. Standard letter or satisfactory/unsatisfactory (S/U) graded.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 3-9 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U

HED 84098     PROJECT IN HEALTH EDUCATION AND PROMOTION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HED 64098) Research or individual investigation for doctoral level graduate students.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Research

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Integrated Health Studies (IHS)

IHS 10000     CAREERS IN HEALTH SCIENCES AND HUMAN SERVICES      3 Credit Hours

This course presents the diverse career options in the fields of health sciences and human services. Academic preparation and credentialing for professions will be included.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

IHS 40091     SEMINAR FOR PRACTICUM IN INTEGRATED HEALTH STUDIES      2 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Seminar focuses on applying concepts from previous educational experiences to the practicum work experience.

Prerequisite: IHS 10000.

Corequisite: IHS 44092.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 2 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

IHS 44010     RESEARCH DESIGN AND STATISTICAL METHODS IN THE HEALTH PROFESSIONS      3 Credit Hours

Fundamental concepts and procedures for systematic collection, analysis and interpretation of qualitative and quantitative data in health related fields includes group and single-subject designs and use of parametric and nonparametric statistics.

Prerequisite: PSYC 21621.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

IHS 44091     PROFESSIONAL SEMINAR IN INTEGRATED HEALTH STUDIES (WIC)      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)This course presents and integrates the role of scientists, practitioners and administrators in the health care and human service professions as they attempt to meet the needs of the individual in diverse environments. Current issues will be addressed. 400 hours observation/work experience in health/human service-related fields required prior to registration for this course.

Prerequisite: Senior standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Writing Intensive Course

IHS 44092     PRACTICUM IN INTEGRATED HEALTH STUDIES (ELR)      3-10 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Practicum focuses on providing supervised practical experience in a health science, health care and human services organization which allows students to apply theoretical knowledge and skills learned in their coursework.

Prerequisite: Integrated health studies (IHS) majors and senior standing and special approval.

Corequisite: IHS 40091.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 9-30 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

IHS 44095     SPECIAL TOPICS IN INTEGRATED HEALTH STUDIES      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Selected topics in integrated health dependent upon interest.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

IHS 44096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION IN INTEGRATED HEALTH      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Independent study completed under the supervision of a faculty member. Written approval of supervising faculty member and school director required prior to registration.

Prerequisite: special approval.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 3-9 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

Nutrition (NUTR)

NUTR 10011     NUTRITIONAL OUTREACH: A HOW-TO FOR LIFE-LONG HEALTHY EATING      1 Credit Hour

Teaches basic nutrition information for healthy eating including the important nutritional aspects of cooking, shopping, dining and disease prevention related to dietary intake.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 23112     INTRODUCTION TO THE PROFESSION: NUTRITION AND DIETETICS      1 Credit Hour

Discusses academic requirements for successful completion of the Bachelor of Science in Nutrition, the history of the profession as well as current credentialing and licensing requirements. Explores the opportunities within the field of dietetics. Teaches methods to document academic, personal and professional skills.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 23511     SCIENCE OF HUMAN NUTRITION (KBS)      3 Credit Hours

Basic concepts and principles in the science of human nutrition, energy balance and weight control, individual nutrient needs, diet selection, nutrition related metabolism and physiological functions, nutritional diseases and current human nutrition controversies.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Kent Core Basic Sciences, TAG Health

NUTR 33512     NUTRITION      3 Credit Hours

Functions, sources and interactions of essential nutrients. Nutritional needs of family members, methods of meeting these needs, sources of reliable nutrition information.

Prerequisite: CHEM 10060 and CHEM 10061 and CHEM 20481; or CHEM 10050 and CHEM 10052.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 33522     APPLIED NUTRITION      3 Credit Hours

Application of nutrition principles including nutrition assessment, charting of medical records, interviewing, counseling, nutrition education, food exchange lists, nutrition surveys and dietary standards.

Prerequisite: Nutrition majors and NUTR 23511 and PSYC 11762 and SOC 12050.

Schedule Type: Laboratory, Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 1 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 41095     SPECIAL TOPICS IN NUTRITION      1-4 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Discussion of a major topic within a specific field in nutrition and dietetics.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-4 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 41096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION IN NUTRITION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Independent study in nutrition and dietetics.

Prerequisite: Written permission from instructor.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 43013     EXPERIMENTAL METHODS IN NUTRITION (WIC)      3 Credit Hours

Students will gain laboratory experience in the biochemical methods of assessing nutrition status and the identification of nutrition-related conditions. Principles of experimental design and data analysis and techniques of scientific writing will be applied.

Prerequisite: NUTR 33512.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Writing Intensive Course

NUTR 43016     CULTURAL ASPECTS OF FOOD, NUTRITION AND HEALTH      3 Credit Hours

Cultural overview of racial, ethnic and religious population groups residing in the United States and the impact on food habits, nutritional and health status, and counseling concerns.

Prerequisite: NUTR 23511.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 43512     ADVANCED NUTRITION I      3 Credit Hours

An exploration into the mechanisms through which macronutrients meet the human biological needs. Fundamental concepts underlying applied human nutrition. Evaluation and interpretation of research findings.

Prerequisite: NUTR 33512.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 43513     ADVANCED NUTRITION II      3 Credit Hours

Mechanisms through which nutrients meet the human biological needs. Fundamental concepts underlying applied human nutrition. Evaluation and interpretation of research findings.

Prerequisite: NUTR 33512 and BSCI 30030 and CHEM 30284.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 43514     CLINICAL DIETETICS      4 Credit Hours

Application of the principles of normal nutrition to diet and disease effect of pathological conditions on nutritional needs. Also has a lab which provides the opportunity for students to engage in case studies and nutritional assessments.

Prerequisite: NUTR 33522 and NUTR 43513.

Schedule Type: Laboratory, Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture, 1 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 43515     COMMUNITY NUTRITION (ELR)      3 Credit Hours

Introduction to nutrition problems and practices in the community. Study of legislation, philosophies, managment, nutrition education processes, food assistance programs and agencies affecting nutritional care. Includes a experiential laboratory component with focuses in planning, implementation, evaluation and outcomes in nutrition education.

Prerequisite: NUTR 33512 and 33522.

Schedule Type: Laboratory, Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 1 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

NUTR 43518     MATERNAL AND CHILD NUTRITION      3 Credit Hours

Nutrition requirements and problems: pregnancy, lactation, childhood and adolescence.

Prerequisite: NUTR 33512.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 43520     NUTRITION FOR FITNESS      3 Credit Hours

Course explores the relationship between nutrition, health and exercise. Dietary change for improved health and fitness is discussed as well as the impact of diet and exercise on body composition and weight.

Prerequisite: NUTR 33512.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 43521     FOOD CHOICES FOR PRESCRIBED DIETARY MODIFICATION      2 Credit Hours

Adapting adequate normal diet in terms of food choices to accommodate prescribed food restriction or bodily dysfunction.

Prerequisite: NUTR 23511; not open to nutrition (NUTR) majors.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 43523     NUTRITION AND DIETETICS:PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE      1 Credit Hour

Development of professional awareness. Evaluation of professional growth and formulation of plans for continued growth.

Prerequisite: Nutrition (NUTR) major and senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 43532     METH AND EXP NUTR OUTREACH      3 Credit Hours

Students learn methods for development and evaluation techniques used for nutrition outreach programming, the role of community nutrition education in public health, and the impact of nutrition programming on disease prevention and management. Students also engage in service learning opportunities in community nutrition education.

Prerequisite: special approval.

Schedule Type: Field Experience, Lecture

Contact Hours: 2.5 lecture, .5 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 51095     SPECIAL TOPICS IN NUTRITION      1-4 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Discussion of a major topics within the field of nutrition and dietetics.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-4 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 51096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION IN NUTRITION      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Independent study in the area of nutrition and dietetics.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 53013     EXPERIMENTAL METHODS IN NUTRITION      3 Credit Hours

Student gain experience in research methods related to nutrition and dietetics, principles of experimental design, data analysis and techniques of scientific writing are applied.

Prerequisite: nutrition (NUTR) majors and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 53016     CULTURAL ASPECTS OF FOOD, NUTRITION AND HEALTH      3 Credit Hours

Cultural overview of racial, ethnic and religious population groups residing in the United States and the impact on food habits, nutritional and health status, and counseling concerns.

Prerequisite: NUTR 23511 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 53512     ADVANCED NUTRITION I      3 Credit Hours

An exploration into the mechanisms through which macronutrients meet the human biological needs. Fundamental concepts underlying applied human nutrition. Evaluation and interpretation of research findings.

Prerequisite: nutrition (NUTR) major and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 53513     ADVANCED NUTRITION II      3 Credit Hours

Mechanisms through which nutrients meet human biological needs. Fundamental concepts underlying human nutrition. Evaluation and interpretation of research findings.

Prerequisite: nutrition major (NUTR) and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 53514     CLINICAL DIETETICS      4 Credit Hours

Application of the principles of normal nutrition to diet and disease effect of pathological conditions on nutritional needs. Also included is a lab which provides the opportunity for students to engage in case studies and nutritional assessments.

Prerequisite: nutrition (NUTR) major and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Laboratory, Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture, 1 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 53515     COMMUNITY NUTRITION      3 Credit Hours

Introduction to nutrition problems and policies in the community. Study of legislation, philosophies, management, nutrition education processes, food assistance programs, and agencies affecting nutritional care. This course also includes an experiential laboratory component with focuses in planning, implementation, evaluation, and outcomes in nutrition education.

Prerequisite: nutrition (NUTR) major and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Laboratory, Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture, 1 lab

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 53518     MATERNAL AND CHILD NUTRITION      3 Credit Hours

Nutrition requirements and problems: pregnancy, lactation, childhood and adolescence.

Prerequisite: nutrition (NUTR) major and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 53520     NUTRITION FOR FITNESS      3 Credit Hours

Course explores the relationship between nutrition, health and exercise. Dietary change for improved health and fitness is discussed as well as the impact of diet and exercise on body composition and weight.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 53521     FOOD CHOICES FOR PRESCRIBED DIETARY MODIFICATION      2 Credit Hours

Adapting normal diet to accommodate prescribed food restriction. Provides introductory overview of dietary modifications commonly encountered by the elderly.

Prerequisite: NUTR 23511 and graduate standing; not open to nutrition (NUTR) majors.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 53532     METHODS AND EXPERIENCES IN NUTRITION OUTREACH      3 Credit Hours

Students learn methods for development and evaluation techniques used for nutrition outreach programming, the role of community nutrition education in public health, and the impact of nutrition programming on disease prevention and management. Students also engage in service learning opportunities in community nutrition education.

Prerequisite: special approval; and nutrition (NUTR) major; and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Field Experience, Lecture

Contact Hours: 2.5 lecture, .5 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 61018     TECHNIQUES OF RESEARCH IN FAMILY AND CONSUMER STUDIES      3 Credit Hours

Introduction to the types of research and methods of data collection applied to a project of the student's choice.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 61098     RESEARCH      1-15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Research for master's-level graduate students. Credits earned may be applied toward meeting degree requirements if school approves.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Research

Contact Hours: 1-15 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

NUTR 61198     MASTER'S PROJECT      2-6 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HDFS 61198) Completion and successful defense of a master's project. Master's project students must register for a total of 6 hours, 2 to 6 hours in a single semester distributed over several semesters if desired.

Prerequisite: Special approval and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Master's Project

Contact Hours: 2-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

NUTR 63199     THESIS I      2-6 Credit Hours

Thesis students must register for a total of 6 hours, 2 to 6 hours in a single semester distributed over several semesters if desired.

Prerequisite: Special approval and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 2-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

NUTR 63299     THESIS II      2 Credit Hours

Thesis II students must continue registration each semester until all degree requirements are met.

Prerequisite: NUTR 61199 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 2 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

NUTR 63519     ADVANCED STUDY OF MICRONUTRIENTS      3 Credit Hours

Intake, digestion and absorption of nutrients.

Prerequisite: nutrition (NUTR) major and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 63520     MACRONUTRIENT NUTRITION      3 Credit Hours

Metabolic utilization of macronutrients for body processes.

Prerequisite: nutrition (NUTR) major and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 63521     NUTRITION AND DISEASE: CLINICAL APPLICATIONS      3 Credit Hours

Recent trends and concepts in research and practice of therapeutic dietetics.

Prerequisite: nutrition (NUTR) major and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 63524     PERSPECTIVE ON PREVENTION AND PRACTICE IN COMMUNITY NUTRITION      3 Credit Hours

Explores the relationship between nutritional epidemiology and the research, policies, and programs for successful treatment and prevention of nutrition related disease in the U.S. Also focuses on the behavioral and learning theories used in successful nutrition interventions and grant writing to sustain community programs.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 63525     DIETETIC PRACTICE: COMMUNITY      1 Credit Hour

Discussion focusing on nutrition care in the community setting. Evaluation and interpretation of the scientific literature.

Prerequisite: Special approval and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 63526     DIETETIC PRACTICE: MANAGEMENT      1 Credit Hour

Discussion focusing on the management of food and nutrition services. Evaluation and interpretation of the scientific literature.

Prerequisite: Special approval and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 63527     DIETETIC PRACTICE: CLINICAL      1 Credit Hour

Discussion focusing on nutrition care in the acute practice setting. Evaluation and interpretation of the scientific literature.

Prerequisite: Special approval and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 63591     NUTRITION SEMINAR      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Evaluation and interpretation of recent literature in an area of nutrition. Topic selected will be indicated in the schedule of classes each semester offered.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

NUTR 63592     DIETETIC INTERNSHIP      1-4 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Supervised practice component of dietetic internship.

Prerequisite: Special approval and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 12-48 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

Speech Pathology and Audiology (SPA)

SPA 10002     INTRODUCTION TO COMMUNICATION DISORDERS AND DIFFERENCES      3 Credit Hours

An introduction to communication disorders and differences using a) case studies via film and video review and critique, b) lecture, and c) class discussions. Covers speech, language, swallowing and hearing disorders and cultural and linguistic differences in communication.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 33101     HEARING SCIENCE      3 Credit Hours

Acoustics, psychoacoustics, bioacoustics, anatomy and physiology of the ear.

Prerequisite: admittance into the SPA Professional Phase (minimum 3.000 cumulative GPA at 60 credits).

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 34102     APPLIED PHONETICS      3 Credit Hours

Basic principles of speech production and phonetic transcriptions of English with the international phonetic alphabet; emphasis on general American dialect.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 34103     ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY OF SPEECH      3 Credit Hours

Functional anatomy and physiology of the respiratory, phonatory, articulatory and neural systems as they are used in speech production by talkers with normal and abnormal speech.

Prerequisite: admittance into the SPA Professional Phase (minimum 3.000 cumulative GPA at 60 credits).

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 34104     SPEECH AND LANGUAGE ACQUISITION      3 Credit Hours

Normal development and linguistic analysis of language systems including phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, and pragmatics.

Prerequisite: SPA 34102 or ENG 31001; and admittance into the SPA Professional Phase (minimum 3.000 cumulative GPA at 60 hours).

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 34105     PHONEMIC BASES OF SPEECH AND LANGUAGE      3 Credit Hours

Fundamental processes related to production and perception of spoken language,with parallels to writing and reading particular application to normal and hearing impaired children and adolescents. For nonmajors only.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 34106     ARTICULATORY AND PHONOLOGICAL DISORDERS      3 Credit Hours

Assessment and remediation of disorders of articulation and phonology.

Prerequisite: SPA 34102 and SPA 34104; and admittance into the SPA Professional Phase (minimum 3.000 cumulative GPA at 60 credits).

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 34107     LANGUAGE DISORDERS IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS      3 Credit Hours

Introduction to assessment and intervention procedures associated with language disorders in children and adolescents.

Prerequisite: SPA 34104; and admittance into the SPA Professional Phase (minimum 3.000 cumulative GPA at 60 credits).

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 34210     SPEECH AND LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT      3 Credit Hours

Normal development and linguistic analysis of language systems including phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, and pragmatics. This course is for non-SPA majors.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 43402     AUDIOMETRY      3 Credit Hours

Measurement of human hearing by pure-tone and speech audiometry; evaluation of middle ear function by immittance audiometry; screening techniques; pathologies of the conductive and sensorineural systems.

Prerequisite: SPA 33101 with minimum C (2.000) grade and special approval; and admittance into the SPA Professional Phase (minimum 3.000 cumulative GPA at 60 credits).

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 43403     CLINICAL PREPARATION IN AUDIOLOGY (ELR)      2 Credit Hours

Exercises and practical experiences in audiometric procedures, test interpretation, counseling and management of the hearing impaired.

Prerequisite: special approval and admittance into the SPA Professional Phase (minimum 3.000 cumulative GPA at 60 hours).

Corequisite: SPA 43402.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

SPA 43404     AURAL REHABILITATION      3 Credit Hours

Basic principles,variables and techniques for understanding, evaluating and improving receptive communication of hearing impaired individuals.

Prerequisite: SPA 33101 and 34102 and 43402 (Speech Pathology and Audiology majors) or 43600 (Education of Hearing Impaired majors); and admittance into the SPA Professional Phase (minimum 3.000 cumulative GPA at 60 credits).

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 43600     FUNDAMENTALS OF EDUCATIONAL AUDIOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

Auditory development and function/dysfunction; auditory assessment and family counseling; selection and fitting of personal and classroom amplification; care and maintenance of amplification systems; collaboration of professionals in audiology and education; communication approaches according to varying levels of hearing loss; classroom environments conducive to auditory and academic learning.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 44010     SOCIAL COMMUNICATION DEVELOPMENT AND DISORDERS IN AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS      3 Credit Hours

Provides an understanding of the social, communication, and language needs of those with ASD from childhood through adulthood. Examines the cognitive, neurological, social, and environmental components influencing social, communicative functioning. Reviews contemporary assessment and intervention strategies. Explores the use of assistive technology to enhance social communicative functioning in those with ASD.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 44030     AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS OVER THE LIFESPAN      3 Credit Hours

Provides students with a review of the significant aspects related to educational, social, vocational transitions for children, adolescents, and young adults with ASD. Students learning skills necessary to evaluate and develop programs designed to meet the changing and long term needs of those with ASD. Prerequisie: none.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 44096     INDEPENDENT STUDY:SPEECH PATHOLOGY AND AUDIOLOGY      2-6 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Readings and/or research on problems approved by chairman of department in consultation with student's adviser and project director.

Prerequisite: Senior standing and speech pathology and audiology (SPA) major and special approval.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 2-6 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

SPA 44110     SPEECH SCIENCE      3 Credit Hours

Consideration of physiological and acoustic characteristics of normal speech production and perception with implications for speech and hearing disorders.

Prerequisite: SPA 34102 and SPA 34106; and admittance into the SPA Professional Phase (minimum 3.000 cumulative GPA at 60 credits).

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 44111     NEURAL PROCESSES      3 Credit Hours

Anatomy and physiology of the nervous system underlying human neuromotor movements. Topics include: definition and fundamental concepts, afferent and effert systems, cortical anatomy and function, cranial nerves theories of brain function and neural maturation and learning.

Prerequisite: SPA 34103 or special approval of the instructor; and admittance into the SPA Professional Phase (minimum 3.000 cumulative GPA at 60 credits).

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 44112     AGE-RELATED CHANGES IN COMMUNICATION      3 Credit Hours

Nonpathological age-related changes in speech, language and voice. Topics include structural changes in orofacial, laryngeal and respiratory mechanism; sequelae for speech, language and voice in the elderly; effects of age on swallowing; facilitating conversational interactions with elderly individuals.

Prerequisite: admittance into the SPA Professional Phase (minimum 3.000 cumulative GPA at 60 credits).

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 44130     COMMUNICATION DISORDERS OF THE AGING      2 Credit Hours

Hearing, speech and language disorders in geriatric population. Symptoms, causes and treatment: normal changes in hearing, language and speech accompanying aging process.

Prerequisite: Senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 44310     CLINICAL PROCEDURES      3 Credit Hours

Examination of evaluative and therapeutic procedures used with communicatively-impaired children and adults.

Prerequisite: SPA 34103 or 34106; and admittance into the SPA Professional Phase (minimum 3.000 cumulative GPA at 60 credits).

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 44311     CLINICAL PREPARATION IN SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY (ELR) (WIC)      2 Credit Hours

Fundamental evaluation and management procedures of individuals with communication disorders, including supervised observation.

Prerequisite: admittance into the SPA Professional Phase (3.000 cumulative GPA at 60 hours).

Corequisite: SPA 44310.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement, Writing Intensive Course

SPA 53402     AUDIOMETRY      3 Credit Hours

Measurement of human hearing by pure-tone and speech audiometry; evaluation of middle ear function by immittance audiometry; screening techniques; pathologies of the conductive and sensorineural systems. Graduate standing.

Prerequisite: SPA 33101with a grade of C (2.000) or better.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 53404     AURAL REHABILITATION      3 Credit Hours

Basic principles, variables and techniques for understanding, evaluating and improving receptive communication of hearing impaired individuals. Graduate standing.

Prerequisite: Education of Hearing Impaired majors: SPA 43600; Speech Pathology and Audiology majors: SPA 33101 and SPA 34102 and SPA 43402.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 54010     SOCIAL COMMUNICATION DEVELOPMENT AND DISORDERS IN AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS      3 Credit Hours

Provides an understanding of the social, communication, and language needs of those with ASD from childhood through adulthood. Examines the cognitive, neurological, social, and environmental components influencing social, communicative functioning. Reviews contemporary assessment and intervention strategies. Explores the use of assistive technology to enhance social communicative functioning in those with ASD.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 54096     INDEPENDENT STUDY:SPEECH PATHOLOGY AND AUDIOLOGY      2-6 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Readings and/or research on problems approved by chair of department in consultation with student's adviser and project director.

Prerequisite: Special approval and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 2-6 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 54110     SPEECH SCIENCE      3 Credit Hours

Consideration of physiological and acoustic characteristics of normal speech production and perception with implications for speech and hearing disorders. Graduate standing.

Prerequisite: SPA 34102 and 34106.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 54111     NEURAL PROCESSES IN SPEECH AND LANGUAGE      3 Credit Hours

Anatomy and physiology of the nervous system underlying speech and language. Topics include: definition and fundamental concepts, afferent and efferent systems, cortical anatomy and function, cranial nerves, theories of brain function and neural maturation and learning. Graduate standing.

Prerequisite: SPA 34103 or special approval of the instructor.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 54112     AGE-RELATED CHANGES IN COMMUNICATION      3 Credit Hours

Nonpathological age-related changes in speech, language and voice. Topics include: structural changes in orofacial, laryngeal and respiratory mechanisms; sequelae for speech, language and voice in the elderly; effects of age on swallowing; facilitating conversational interactions with elderly individuals.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 54130     COMMUNICATION DISORDERS OF THE AGING      2 Credit Hours

Hearing, speech and language disorders in geriatric population. Symptoms, causes and treatment: normal changes in hearing, language and speech accompanying aging process.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 54310     CLINICAL PROCEDURES      3 Credit Hours

An examination of evaluative and therapeutic procedures used with communicatively impaired children and adults.

Prerequisite: SPA 34103 or SPA 34106 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 63691     SEMINAR IN AUDIOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 12 credit hours)Research, readings and discussion in any of these areas: aural rehabilitation, amplification, psychoacoustics, auditory physiology, medical audiology, hearing conservation.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64091     SEMINAR IN COMMUNICATION DISORDERS      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 9 credit hours)Special topics seminar for advanced students in speech-language pathology and audiology. Presentations and discussion of research projects are required.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 64093     WORKSHOP IN COMMUNICATION DISORDERS      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Variable topic workshop offered when need arises, either on or off campus to update training in a particular area of speech pathology.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

SPA 64096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION:SPEECH PATHOLOGY AND AUDIOLOGY      1-6 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 12 credit hours)Independent study of topics to be selected in consultation with graduate faculty.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 1-6 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 64098     RESEARCH      1-15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Research or individual investigation for master's level graduate students.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Research

Contact Hours: 1-15 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

SPA 64191     SEMINAR:NEUROGENIC COMMUNICATION DISORDERS      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 9 credit hours)Reading and discussion seminar on swallowing disorders and the communication disorders relating to aphasia, apraxia, dysarthria, closed head injury, right brain damage and dementia. Graduate standing.

Prerequisite: SPA 64301.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 64199     THESIS I      2-6 Credit Hours

Thesis students must register for a total of 6 hours, 2 to 6 hours in a single semester distributed over several semesters if desired.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 2-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

SPA 64291     SEMINAR:CHILD LANGUAGE      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 9 credit hours)Topics are selected for class investigation from the areas of child language development or disorders.

Prerequisite: Special approval and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 64299     THESIS II      2 Credit Hours

Thesis students must continue registration each semester until all degree requirements are met.

Prerequisite: SPA 64199 and graduate standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 2 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

SPA 64301     APHASIA      3 Credit Hours

Neuroanatomy, etiologies, symptomatologies, evaluation procedures and treatment techniques relating to aphasia in adults.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64302     LANGUAGE ASSESSMENT AND INTERVENTION IN EARLY CHILDHOOD      3 Credit Hours

Methods of language assessment and intervention for infants, toddlers and preschoolers who are either at risk or diagnosed as presenting language delays or disabilities.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64303     DISORDERS OF ARTICULATION AND PHONOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

Diagnosis and remediation of children's articulation and phonological disorders.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64304     ACQUIRED COGNITIVE COMMUNICATIVE IMPAIRMENTS      3 Credit Hours

Cognitive functions and etiologies, symptomologies, evaluation and treatment methods related to adults with cognitive communicative disorders subsequent to right hemisphere damage, traumatic brain injury, dementia and related impairments.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing and speech language pathology (SPA) major.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64305     FLUENCY DISORDERS      3 Credit Hours

Nature, theories and their derived therapeutic approaches to the treatment of fluency disorders.

Prerequisite: speech language pathology (SLP) major and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64306     VOICE DISORDERS      2 Credit Hours

Normal aspects of voice production, etiology and symptomatology of voice disorders, diagnostic procedures and management techniques.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64307     DYSARTHRIA      1 Credit Hour

Neuro-anatomy, etiologies, symptomatologies, evaluation procedures and treatment techniques relating to dysarthria in adults.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64308     LANGUAGE ASSESSMENT AND INTERVENTION WITH SCHOOL-AGE POPULATIONS      3 Credit Hours

Theoretical background knowledge and practical assessment and intervention techniques for school-age children who demonstrate language disorders. Graduate standing.

Prerequisite: SPA 34107.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64309     AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS: THEORY AND DIAGNOSIS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with SPA 74309 and SPED 64309) (Slashed with SPED 44309) Provides an overview of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Examines the history, characteristics, and prevalence of ASD. The different theoretical models for understanding ASD are explored as they relate to assessment and intervention.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64310     AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS: LIFESPAN INTERVENTIONS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with SPED 64310) (Slashed with SPA 74310) Provides students with a review of the significant aspects related to educational, social, vocational transitions for children, adolescents, and young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Students learn skills necessary to evaluate and develop programs designed to meet the changing and long term needs of individuals with ASD.

Prerequisite: graduate study.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64311     AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS      2 Credit Hours

Provides an overview of the social, communication, and language needs of those with ASD. Reviews contemporary assessment and intervention strategies. This course is designed to prepare preservice speech language pathologists with foundational information about Autism Spectrum Disorders.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64312     MOTOR SPEECH DISORDERS IN CHILDREN AND ADULTS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with SPA 74312) Anatomic and physiologic bases of congenital and acquired motor speech disorders. Etiology, symptomatology, evaluation and treatment techniques related to variety of motor speech disorders in children and adults.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64354     MAXILLOFACIAL ANOMALIES      1-3 Credit Hours

Nature and rehabilitative procedures for individuals with congenital and acquired maxillofacial anomalies and resonance disorders.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64356     PEDIATRIC AND ADULT DYSPHAGIA      4 Credit Hours

Anatomy, etiologies, symptomatologies, evaluation procedures and treatment techniques relating to swallowing disorders in adults and children.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 4 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64391     SEMINAR:SEMINAR: ARTICULATION AND PHONOLOGY      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 9 credit hours)Critical review and application of systems and methods for assessment and remediation of articulation and phonological disorders.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 64491     SEMINAR:ORGANIC SPEECH DISORDERS      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)A revolving topics seminar on theoretical and/or clinical issues related to neurogenic/organic speech and/or language disorders.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 64492     CLINICAL PRACTICE IN SPEECH PATHOLOGY AND AUDIOLOGY      1-12 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Supervised clinical practice with patients who have speech, hearing or language problems.

Prerequisite: Special approval and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 1-12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

SPA 64500     NORMAL LANGUAGE PROCESSES      3 Credit Hours

Examines current theory and research specific to normal human development from birth to age 21. Significant neurological, cognitive, social, linguistic, emotional, literacy, and motor developmental changes are explored.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64501     SOCIAL COMMUNICATION ASPECTS OF AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with SPA 74501) Provides an understanding of the social, communication, and language needs of those with ASD from childhood through adulthood. Examines the cognitive, neurological, social, and environmental components influencing social, communicative functioning. Reviews contemporary assessment and intervention strategies. Explores use of assistive technology to enhance social communicative functioning in those with ASD. Prerequisite: graduate standing

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64504     ADVANCED SPEECH AND VOICE SCIENCE      3 Credit Hours

Application of normal and disordered speech, swallowing, and voice production and perception; survey of literature; theories of production and perception. Graduate standing.

Prerequisite: SPA 4/54110.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64525     PUBLIC SCHOOL TECHNIQUES IN COMMUNICATION DISORDERS:INQUIRY INTO PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE      3 Credit Hours

Inquiry into speech pathology and audiology as practiced in the school setting; emphasis on speech language pathologist or audiologist as disciplined investigator. Combination of themes including organizational procedures, therapy techniques, collaboration, ethics and research.

Prerequisite: Special approval; and graduate standing.

Corequisite: SPA 64528.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64528     STUDENT TEACHING IN SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY AND AUDIOLOGY      8 Credit Hours

Inquiry into speech pathology and audiology as practiced in the school setting; emphasis on speech language pathologist or audiologist as disciplined investigator. Combination of themes including organization, procedures, therapy techniques, collaboration, ethics and research. Students are required to complete Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Identification (BCII) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) background checks and submit the results to authorized personnel at their assigned "school/agency" before the first day of the semester in which student teaching/ internship will take place. L.I.C.E. Training must be presented to the campus office of clinical experience or designated faculty/staff at Regional campuses as prerequisite for student teaching.

Prerequisite: Special approval; and Official valid certification of Child Safety Training, approved Basic Life Support and A.

Corequisite: SPA 64525.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 40 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

SPA 64591     SEMINAR:FLUENCY DISORDERS      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum 9 credit hours)Seminar dealing with the theoretical and applied aspects of fluency disorders in children and adults.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 64600     RESEARCH METHODS IN SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY AND AUDIOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

Methodologies for collecting, analyzing and interpreting data for clinical and research purposes in speech language pathology and audiology.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 64691     SEMINAR:VOICE DISORDERS      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 9 credit hours)Current literature review and discussions dealing with varying topics ranging from normal aspects of phonation in various populations to disorders of voice and their diagnosis and treatment. Graduate standing.

Prerequisite: SPA 6/74306.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 64791     SEMINAR:SPEECH SCIENCE      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 9 credit hours)Consideration of selected topics related to physiological, anatomical and acoustic aspects of speech production and perception. Graduate standing.

Prerequisite: SPA 4/54110 and SPA 6/74504.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 64891     SEMINAR:COMMUNICATION MODALITIES AND ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Nature, etiologies and correlates of speech/language communication disorders and differences that may indicate a need for a multi-modal communication approach. Includes an emphasis on assistive technology for communication, language, learning and literacy.

Prerequisite: SPA 64500 and SPA 64302; and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 64991     SEMINAR:CRITICAL TOPICS IN SPEECH LANGUAGE      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Principles and methods of assessment and intervention for various topics in speech-language pathology from critical thinking and case-study framework.

Prerequisite: Instructor special approval and speech pathology and audiology (SPA) major only and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 65092     CLINICAL PRACTICUM I IN SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY      2-3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with SPA 75092) (Repeatable twice for credit) Supervised, introductory clinical experience in assessment and intervention with populations within the Scope of Practice of speech language pathology per the current practice policy of the American Speech Language Hearing Association. To facilitate clinical competency and accrual of required clinical clock hours per current ASHA standards, students are expected to enroll in Clinical Practicum each semester that they are not enrolled in Externship or Student Teaching. A grade of B or better in this course is required for permission to register in SPA 65192.

Prerequisite: graduate standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 8-12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

SPA 65192     CLINICAL PRACTICUM II IN SPEECH AND LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY      2-3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with SPA 75192) (Repeatable twice for credit) This course includes additional supervised, hands on clinical experience with clients in on campus clinics. Student clinicians are provided with opportunities to demonstrate increased independence in clinical decision making and performance. Practicum requirements may include attendance at a weekly Clinical Colloquium. A grade of B or better in this course is required for registration in SPA 65292.

Prerequisite: graduate standing and special approval; and SPA 65092 with a minmium B grade.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 8-12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

SPA 65292     CLINICAL PRACTICUM III IN SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY      2-3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with SPA 75292) (Repeatable twice for credit) Includes additional supervised, hands on clinical experience with clients in on campus clinics and or off-campus, supervised clinical experience in sites such as schools or long term care facilities. Students clinicians are provided with opportunities to demonstrate levels of independence in clinical decision making and performance that reflect readiness for Externship or Student Teaching experiences. Practicum requirements may include attendance at a weekly Clinical Colloquium. A grade of B or better in this course is required for permission to register in the following courses: Clinical Practicum IV in Speech Language Pathology SPA 65392, Externship in Speech Language Pathology: Adult SPA 65492, Externship in Speech Language Pathology: Pediatric SPA 65592, Student Teaching in Speech Language Pathology SPA 64528.

Prerequisite: graduate standing and special approval; and SPA 65192 with B grade.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 8-12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

SPA 65392     CLINICAL PRACTICUM IV IN SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY      2-3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with SPA 75392) (Repeatable twice for credit) This supervised, hands on clinical experience with clients in on campus clinics or off campus sites is for second year graduate students who are not yet scheduled for Externship or Student Teaching. Students clinicians are provided with opportunities to demonstrate levels of independence in clinical decision making and performance that are reflective of readiness for Externship or Student Teaching experiences. A grade of B or better in this course is required for permission to register in the following courses: Externship in Speech Language Pathology: Adult SPA 65492, Externship in Speech Language Pathology: Pediatric SPA 65592, Student Teaching in Speech Language Pathology SPA 65428.

Prerequisite: graduate standing and special approval; and SPA 65292 with a minimum B grade.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 8-12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

SPA 65492     EXTERNSHIP IN SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY: ADULT      4-8 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with SPA 75492) (Repeatable once for credit) Considered a culminating clinical experience. Includes supervised, hands-on clinical experience with patients in adult care settings such as hospitals, rehabilitation and long term care facilities.

Prerequisite: graduate standing and permission; and SPA 65292 or SPA 65392 with a minimum B grade.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 20-40 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

SPA 65592     EXTERNSHIP IN SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY: PEDIATRIC      4-8 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with SPA 75592) (Repeatable once for credit) Considered a culminating clinical experience. Students may choose this course as an alternative to Student Teaching in Speech-Language Pathology. Includes supervised, hands-on clinical experience with children and adolescents in pediatric care settings such as hospitals and other habilitation and rehabilitation facilities.

Prerequisite: graduate standing and special approval; and SPA 65292 or SPA 65392 with a minimum B grade.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 20-40 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

SPA 70615     CENTRAL AUDITORY PROCESSING EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT      2 Credit Hours

Study of audiologic evaluation and (re)habilitation procedures for people central auditory processing disorders.

Prerequisite: SPA 70705 and SPA 70706; and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70616     HEARING AID FITTING AND SELECTION ACROSS THE LIFESPAN      4 Credit Hours

Examination of the theory and practice of fitting hearing aids across the lifespan. Emphasison special clinical procedures, research needs and evolving technology in hearing instruments.

Prerequisite: SPA 70713; and admission to the audiology (AUD) major; and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 4 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70618     IMPLANTABLE TECHNOLOGY      4 Credit Hours

Study of implantable devices in children and adults including equipment, candidacy, programming, fitting, and troubleshooting.

Prerequisite: admisstion to the audiology (AUD) major; and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 4 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70627     MULTICULTURAL ISSUES IN AUDIOLOGY      2 Credit Hours

An introduction to varying cultures and the audiologist's roles and responsibilities in planningtreatment with a member of these cultures.

Prerequisite: admission to the audiology (AUD) major; and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70630     PRACTICE MANAGEMENT IN AUDIOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

Study of issues which impact the management of audiological practices, including establishing a private practice, reimbursement, marketing, record keeping and professional liability.

Prerequisite: admission to the audiology (AUD) major; and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70691     SEMINAR IN AUDIOLOGY      2 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Selected current topics in audiology with emphasis on review of current literature. D. program or special approval of the instructor and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to the AU.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 2 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70692     INTERNSHIP IN AUDIOLOGY      2 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Supervised practicum in audiology requiring the independent performance of basic audiologic procedures, including hearing aid management.

Prerequisite: SPA 70744 and special approval and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 18 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70701     BASIC AND APPLIED PHYSICAL ACOUSTICS FOR AUDIOLOGY      4 Credit Hours

Study of physical acoustics, basic electricity and electronics, as well as principles, methodology, calibration and maintenance of audiologic equipment. D. program or special approval of instructor and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to the AU.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 4 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70702     ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY OF PERIPHERAL AUDITORY AND VESTIBULAR SYSTEMS      3 Credit Hours

A study of the anatomy, biophysics and physiology of the auditory and vestibular systems. D program or special approval of instructor and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to the Au.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70703     ACOUSTIC PHONETICS      3 Credit Hours

Study of the acoustics, measurement and nomenclature of speech sounds and theoretical and acoustic bases of speech perception (includes 1 hour lab). D. program and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to the AU.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70704     CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF RESEARCH IN AUDIOLOGY      2 Credit Hours

General introduction to the research process with an emphasis on acquiring a reading knowledge of research and an ability to evaluate research. D. program and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to the AU.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70705     AUDITORY DISORDERS      2 Credit Hours

Study of conditions/diseases that can affect the auditory system. D. program and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to the AU.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70706     ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY UNDERLYING NEURO-OTOLOGY      4 Credit Hours

An in-depth study of the anatomy and physiology of the central auditory and vestibular nervous system (includes 1 hour lab.)

Prerequisite: SPA 70702 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 4 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70707     PSYCHOACOUSTICS      3 Credit Hours

Study of the principles, procedures and research of psychoacoustics; the relationships between the physical dimensions of auditory stimuli and the resultant perceptual experience with normal and impaired hearing. D. program and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to the AU.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70708     CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF RESEARCH      2 Credit Hours

Development of a reading knowledge of research and the ability to evaluate the quality of research studies.

Prerequisite: SPA 70704 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70709     AUDIOLOGIC ASSESSMENT      3 Credit Hours

Theoretical basis for tests underlying basic audiologic assessments. D. program and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to the Au.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70710     INDUSTRY AND COMMUNITY NOISE      3 Credit Hours

Theoretical principles of noise measurement; etiology of noise-induced hearing loss and acoustic trauma; industrial hearing conservation programs; occupational safety and health act; community and recreational noise evaluation and management. D. program and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to the AU.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70711     SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY FOR THE AUDIOLOGIST      3 Credit Hours

Examination of normal and abnormal aspects of speech and language including their impact on auditory function and testing. D. program and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to the AU.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70712     DIAGNOSIS OF AUDITORY DISORDERS      3 Credit Hours

Underlying theory and principles of administration and interpretation of site-of-lesion tests.

Prerequisite: SPA 70709 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70713     HEARING AID TECHNOLOGY      4 Credit Hours

Study of amplification systems for the hearing impaired.

Prerequisite: SPA 70701 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 4 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70714     GERONTOLOGICAL ISSUES IN AUDIOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

Physiological, psychological and sociological theories of aging with a focus on the etiology, symptomatology, assessment and rehabilitation of older adults with hearing impairments. D. program and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to the AU.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70715     CENTRAL AUDITORY PROCESSING:EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT      3 Credit Hours

Study of audiologic evaluation and habilitation/rehabilitation procedures for people having central auditory disabilities.

Prerequisite: SPA 70705 and SPA 70706 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70716     ADULT HEARING-AID FITTING AND SELECTION      3 Credit Hours

Examination of the theory and practice of fitting hearing aids. Emphasis on special clinical procedures research needs and evolving technology in hearing instruments. Includes a one hour lab.

Prerequisite: SPA 70713 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70717     PEDIATRIC AUDIOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

Study of audiologic diagnostic and auditory habilitative protocols for the birth to 3 population. Both assessment and management strategies will be emphasized.

Prerequisite: SPA 70709 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70718     COCHLEAR IMPLANTS      2 Credit Hours

Study of cochlear implants in children and adults including equipment, candidacy, mapping and overview of (re)habilitation. D. program and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to theAU.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70719     COUNSELING IN AUDIOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

Focus on interviewing,counseling and interacting with individuals with hearing impairments their families and significant others. D. program and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to the AU.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70720     PEDIATRIC AMPLIFICATIONS      3 Credit Hours

The focus of study is on amplification systems and fitting techniques for the pediatric population.

Prerequisite: SPA 70713 and SPA 70716 and SPA 70717 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70721     EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT OF BALANCE DISORDERS      3 Credit Hours

Study of the balance mechanism; differential diagnostic assessment of balance disorders including electronystagmography, posturography and rotational testing; rehabilitation of the balance disordered patient (1 hour lab included.) D. program or special approval of instructor and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to the AU.

Schedule Type: Combined Lecture and Lab

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70722     AUDIOLOGIC MANAGEMENT OF THE SCHOOL-AGE CHILD      3 Credit Hours

Focus on educational audiology. Features delivery of audiologic services designed to access the school environment for children ages 4-21.

Prerequisite: SPA 70717 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70723     AUDIOLOGIC TREATMENT OF ADULTS      3 Credit Hours

Study of current methodologies employed in the audiologic rehabilitation of adults with hearing impairments. Implementation of remedial strategies is emphasized.

Prerequisite: SPA 70716 or special approval of instructor and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70724     HISTORY OF AUDIOLOGY      1 Credit Hour

An examination of the history of deafness/hearing impairment and the profession of audiology. D. program and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to the AU.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70725     MEDICAL MANAGEMENT OF AUDITORY DISORDERS      2 Credit Hours

A study of the multidisciplinary approach to medical/surgical management of patients with auditory and vestibular disorders.

Prerequisite: SPA 70712 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70726     ELECTROPHYSIOLOGICAL TECHNIQUES IN AUDIOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

Study of evoked responses used in diagnostic audiology, including ABR, MLR,ECHOCHG, ENOG, ALR, P300, VER, and SSER.

Prerequisite: SPA 70706 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70727     CULTURAL ISSUES IN DEAFNESS      2 Credit Hours

An introduction to deaf culture and the audiologist's roles and responsibilities in planning treatment with a member of the deaf community. D. program and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to the AU.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70730     PRACTICE MANAGEMENT IN AUDIOLOGY      4 Credit Hours

Study of issues which impact the management of audiological practices, including establishing a private practice, reimbursement, marketing, record keeping and professional liability. D. program and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to the AU.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 4 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70732     AUDIOLOGIC TREATMENT ACROSS THE LIFESPAN      4 Credit Hours

Study of current methodologies employed in the audiologic treatment ofpeople with hearing loss across the lifespan. Implementation of remedial strategies is emphasized.

Prerequisite: SPA 70616; admission to the audiology (AUD) major; and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 4 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70733     ADVANCED ELECTROPHYSIOLOGIC AND VESTIBULAR MEASURES      4 Credit Hours

Advanced considerations in balance function assessment and management and in the study of evoked responses used in diagnostic audiology.

Prerequisite: SPA 70726 and SPA 70721; admission into the Audiology program and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 4 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70734     PRINCIPLES IN PRECEPTING      1 Credit Hour

Examination of the concepts and practices essential to the preceptor role. Emphasis on professional standards, adult learning theories, communication styles, ethical principles, and the multiple roles of a preceptor (educator, role model, mentor, facilitator and evaluator).

Prerequisite: SPA 70748; and admission into the audiology (AUD) major; and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70741     DIRECTED OBSERVATION IN AUDIOLOGY I      1 Credit Hour

Introduction to clinical practicum in audiology. Directed observation of clinical practice including audiologic diagnosis and audiologic rehabilitation are required. D. program or special approval of the instructor and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to the AU.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70742     DIRECTED OBSERVATION IN AUDIOLOGY II      1 Credit Hour

Introduction to clinical practicum in audiology. Directed observation of clinical practice including audiologic diagnosis and audiologic rehabilitation are required. D.program and doctoral standing and special approval.

Prerequisite: Admission to the Au.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 1 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70743     CLERKSHIP I      1 Credit Hour

Clinical practicum in audiology during which students perform discrete tasks under supervision.

Prerequisite: special approval of instructor and doctoral standing.

Corequisite: SPA 70709.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 1 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70744     CLERKSHIP II      1 Credit Hour

Supervised clinical practicum in audiology during which students will perform discrete clinical tasks while under supervision.

Prerequisite: SPA 70743 and special approval and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 1 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70747     GRADUATE AUDIOLOGIST I      3 Credit Hours

Supervised clinical practicum in audiology which encompasses audiologic assessments and audiologic habilitation.

Prerequisite: SPA 70792 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70748     GRADUATE AUDIOLOGIST II      3 Credit Hours

Supervised clinical practicum in audiology requiring the independent performance of audiologic assessment procedures, audiologic rehabilitation and vestibular assessment and rehabilitation.

Prerequisite: SPA 70747 and doctoral standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70749     GRADUATE AUDIOLOGIST III      8 Credit Hours

Full-time clinical practicum in audiology at an off-campus site.

Prerequisite: SPA 70748 and passing score of 600 or higher on the PRAXIS examination and doctoral standing and special approval.

Corequisite: SPA 70791.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 8 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70750     GRADUATE AUDIOLOGIST IV      8 Credit Hours

Full-time clinical practicum in audiology at an off-campus site. Students taking the course must have successfully completed the Praxis Examination.

Prerequisite: SPA 70749 and doctoral standing.

Corequisite: SPA 70791.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 8 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70751     GRADUATE AUDIOLOGIST V      3 Credit Hours

Full-time clinical practicum in audiology at an off-campus site.

Prerequisite: SPA 70750 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70791     CLINICAL SEMINAR IN AUDIOLOGY      1 Credit Hour

(Repeatable for credit)In-depth consideration of topics/issues in the practice of audiology with emphasis upon issues related to clinical rotation.

Prerequisite: special approval and doctoral standing.

Corequisite: SPA 70750 or SPA 70751.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70792     INTERNSHIP IN AUDIOLOGY      2 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Supervised clincial practicum in audiology requiring the independent performance of diagnostic, hearing aids and audiologic rehabilitation procedures. Students are required to complete Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Identification (BCII) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) background checks and submit the results to authorized personnel at their assigned "school/agency" before the first day of the semester in which student teaching/internship will take place.

Prerequisite: SPA 70692 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 18 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70798     RESEARCH PROJECT IN AUDIOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Completion of a doctoral research project including data collection, analysis write- up and oral presentation. D.. program and doctoral standing.

Prerequisite: Admission to the AU.

Schedule Type: Research

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

SPA 70892     INTERNSHIP III      2 Credit Hours

Clinical practicum in audiology during which students perform discrete tasks undersupervision.

Prerequisite: admission to the audiology (AUD) major; and doctoral standing; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 18 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 70992     INTERNSHIP IV      2 Credit Hours

Clinical practicum in audiology during which students perform discrete tasks undersupervision.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 18 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 73691     SEMINAR IN AUDIOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 12 credit hours)Research, readings and discussion in any of these areas: aural rehabilitation, amplification, psychoacoustics, auditory physiology, medical audiology, hearing conservation.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74093     WORKSHOP IN COMMUNICATION DISORDERS      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Variable topic workshop offered when need arises, either on or off campus to update training in a particular area of speech pathology.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

SPA 74191     SEMINAR:NEUROGENIC COMMUNICATION DISORDERS      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 9 credit hours)Reading and discussion seminar on swallowing disorders and the communication disorders relating to aphasia, apraxia, dysarthria, closed head injury, right brain damage and dementia.

Prerequisite: SPA 64301and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 74291     SEMINAR:CHILD LANGUAGE      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 9 credit hours)Topics are selected for class investigation from the areas of child language, development or disorders.

Prerequisite: Special approval and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 74301     APHASIA      3 Credit Hours

Neuroanatomy, etiologies, symptomatologies, evaluation procedures and treatment techniques relating to aphasia in adults.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74302     LANGUAGE ASSESSMENT AND INTERVENTION IN EARLY CHILDHOOD      3 Credit Hours

Methods of language assessment and intervention for infants, toddlers and preschoolers who are either at risk or diagnosed as presenting language delays or disabilities.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74303     DISORDERS OF ARTICULATION AND PHONOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

Diagnosis and remediation of children's articulation and phonological disorders.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74304     ACQUIRED COGNITIVE COMMUNICATIVE IMPAIRMENTS      3 Credit Hours

Cognitive functions and etiologies, symptomologies, evaluation and treatment methods related to adults with cognitive communicative disorders subsequent to right hemisphere damage, traumatic brain injury, dementia and related impairments.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing and speech language pathology (SLP) major.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74305     FLUENCY DISORDERS      3 Credit Hours

Nature, theories and their derived approaches to the assessment and treatment of fluency disorders.

Prerequisite: speech language pathology (SLP) major and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74306     VOICE DISORDERS      2 Credit Hours

Normal aspects of voice production, etiology and symptomatology of voice disorders, diagnostic procedures and management techniques.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74307     DYSARTHRIA      1 Credit Hour

Neuro-anatomy, etiologies, symptomatologies, evaluation procedures and treatment techniques relating to dysarthria in adults.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74308     LANGUAGE ASSESSMENT AND INTERVENTION WITH SCHOOL-AGE POPULATIONS      3 Credit Hours

Theoretical background knowledge and practical assessment and intervention techniques for school-age children who demonstrate language disorders.

Prerequisite: SPA 34107 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74309     AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS: THEORY AND DIAGNOSIS      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with SPED 44309, SPED 64309 and SPA 64309) Provides an overview of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Examines the history, characteristics, and prevalence of ASD. Assessment and intervention models are explored as they relate to various theoretical models for understanding ASD.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74310     AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS: LIFESPAN INTERVENTIONS      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with SPA 64310 and SPED 64310) Provides students with a review of the significant aspects related to educational, social, vocational transitions for children, adolescents, and young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Students learn skills necessary to evaluate and develop programs designed to meet the changing and long term needs of individuals with ASD.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74312     MOTOR SPEECH DISORDERS IN CHILDREN AND ADULTS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with SPA 64312) Anatomic and physiologic bases of congenital and acquired motor speech disorders. Etiology, symptomatology, evaluation and treatment techniques related to variety of motor speech disorders in children and adults.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74354     MAXILLOFACIAL ANOMALIES      1-3 Credit Hours

Nature and rehabilitative procedures for individuals with congenital and acquired maxillofacial anomalies and resonance disorders.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74356     PEDIATRIC AND ADULT DYSPHAGIA      4 Credit Hours

Anatomy,etiologies symptomatologies evaluation procedures and treatment techniques relating to swallowing disorders in adults and children.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 4 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74391     SEMINAR:ARTICULATION AND PHONOLOGY      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 9 credit hours)Critical review and application of systems and methods for assessment and remediation of articulation and phonological disorders.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 74491     SEMINAR:ORGANIC SPEECH DISORDERS      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)A revolving topics seminar on theoretical and/or clinical issues related to neurogenic/organic speech and/or language disorders.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 74492     CLINICAL PRACTICE IN SPEECH PATHOLOGY AND AUDIOLOGY      1-12 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Supervised clinical practice with patients who have speech,hearing or language problems.

Prerequisite: Special approval and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 1-12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

SPA 74500     NORMAL LANGUAGE PROCESSES      3 Credit Hours

Examines current theory and research specific to normal human development from birth to age 21. Significant neurological, cognitive, social, linguistic, emotional, literacy, and motor developmental changes are explored..

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74501     SOCIAL COMMUNICATION ASPECTS OF AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER      3 Credit Hours

Provides an understanding of the social, communication, and language needs of those with ASD from childhood through adulthood. Examines the cognitive, neurological, social, and environmental components influencing social, communicative functioning. Reviews contemporary assessment and intervention strategies. Explores use of assistive technology to enhance social communicative functioning in those with ASD.

Prerequisite: doctoal standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74504     ADVANCED SPEECH AND VOICE SCIENCE      3 Credit Hours

Application of normal and disordered speech, swallowing, and voice production and perception; survey of literature; theories of production and perception.

Prerequisite: SPA 4/54110 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74591     SEMINAR:FLUENCY DISORDERS      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 9 credit hours)Seminar dealing with the theoretical and applied aspects of fluency disorders in children and adults.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 74592     CLERKSHIP I      1 Credit Hour

Introduction to clinical practicum in audiology. Directed observation of clinical practice including audiologic diagnosis and audiologic rehabilitation are required.

Prerequisite: admission to the audiology (AUD) major; and doctoral standing; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 18 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U

SPA 74600     RESEARCH METHODS IN SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

Methodologies for collecting, analyzing and interpreting data for clinical and research purposes in speech language pathology and audiology.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74691     SEMINAR:VOICE DISORDERS      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 9 credit hours)Current literature review and discussions dealing with varying topics ranging from normal aspects of phonation in various populations to disorders of voice and their diagnosis and treatment.

Prerequisite: SPA 6/74306 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 74692     CLERKSHIP II      1 Credit Hour

Introduction to clinical practicum in audiology. Directed observation of clinical practice including audiologic diagnosis and audiologic rehabilitation are required.

Prerequisite: admission to the audiology (AUD) major; and doctoral standing; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 1 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U

SPA 74791     SEMINAR:SPEECH SCIENCE      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 9 credit hours)Consideration of selected topics related to physiological,anatomical and acoustic aspects of speech production and perception.

Prerequisite: SPA 4/54110 or SPA 6/74504 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 74792     GRADUATE AUDIOLOGIST III      6 Credit Hours

Supervised clinical practicum in audiology which encompasses the entire range of audiologic procedures including neurophysiological based procedures.

Prerequisite: SPA 70748; and passing score of 600 or higher on the PRAXIS examination; and doctoral standing; and special approval.

Corequisite: SPA 70791.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 18 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74891     SEMINAR:COMMUNICATION MODALITIES AND ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Nature, etiologies and correlates of speech language communication disorders and differences that may indicate a need for a multi-modal communication approach. Includes an emphasis on assistive technology for communication language, learning and literacy.

Prerequisite: speech language pathology (SLP) major and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 74892     GRADUATE AUDIOLOGIST V      8 Credit Hours

Full-time external audiology clinical placement with a licensed and appropriately credentialed preceptor who provides clinical teaching. This experience provides a capstone learning experience in the full scope of practice in the profession of audiology.

Prerequisite: SPA 70750; and doctoral standing; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 24 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 74991     SEMINAR:CRITICAL TOPICS IN SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Principles and methods of assessment and intervention for various topics in speech-language pathology from critical thinking and case-study framework.

Prerequisite: Instructor special approval and speech pathology and audiology (SPA) major and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 75092     CLINICAL PRACTICUM I IN SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY      2-3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with SPA 65092) (Repeatable twice for credit) Supervised, introductory clinical experience in assessment and intervention with populations within the Scope of Practice of speech language pathology per the current practice policy of the American Speech Language Hearing Association. To facilitate clinical competency and accrual of required clinical clock hours per current ASHA standards, students are expected to enroll in Clinical Practicum each semester that they are not enrolled in Externship or Student Teaching. A grade of B or better in this course is required for permission to register in CLIN PR II SPE LANG PATH-SPA 65192.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 8-12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

SPA 75192     CLINICAL PRACTICUM II IN SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY      2-3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with SPA 65192) (Repeatable twice for credit) This course includes additional supervised hands on clinical experience with clients in on campus clinics. Student clinicians are provided with opportunities to demonstrate increased independence in clinical decision making and performance. Practicum requirements may include attendance at a weekly Clinical Colloquium. A grade of B or better in this course is required for permission to enroll in Clinical Practicum III in Speech Language Pathology SPA 75292.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing and special approval; and SPA 75092 with a minimum B grade.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 8-12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

SPA 75292     CLINICAL PRACTICUM III IN SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY      2-3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with SPA 65292) (Repeatable twice for credit) Includes additional supervised, hands-on clinical experience with clients in on campus clinics and or off campus, supervised clinical experience in sites such as schools or long-term care facilities. Students clinicians are provided with opportunities to demonstrate levels of independence in clinical decision-making and performance that reflect readiness for Externship or Student Teaching experiences. Practicum requirements may include attendance at a weekly Clinical Colloquium. A grade of B or better in this course is required for permission to register in the following courses: Clinical Practicum IV in Speech Language Pathology SPA 75392, Externship in Speech Language Pathology: Adult SPA 75492, Externship in Speech Language Pathology: Pediatric SPA 75592, Student Teaching in Speech Language Pathology SPA 64528.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing and special approval; and SPA 75192 with a minimum B grade.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 8-12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

SPA 75392     CLINICAL PRACTICUM IV IN SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY      2-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) This supervised, hands on clinical experience with clients in on campus clinics or off campus sites is for second year graduate students who are not yet scheduled for Externship or Student Teaching. Students clinicians are provided with opportunities to demonstrate levels of independence in clinical decision making and performance that are reflective of readiness for Externship or Student Teaching experiences. A grade of B or better in this course is required for permission to register in the following courses: Externship in Speech Language Pathology: Adult SPA 75492, Externship in Speech Language Pathology: Pediatric SPA 75592, Student Teaching in Speech Language Pathology SPA 65428.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing and special approval; and SPA 75292 with a minimum B grade.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 8-12 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

SPA 75492     EXTERNSHIP IN SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY: ADULT      4-8 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with SPA 65492) (Repeatable once for credit) Considered a culminating clinical experience. Includes supervised, hands on clinical experience with patients in adult care settings such as hospitals, rehabilitation and long term care facilities.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing and special approval; and SPA 75292 or SPA 75392 with a minimum B grade.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 20-40 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

SPA 75592     EXTERNSHIP IN SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY: PEDIATRIC      4-8 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with SPA 65592) (Repeatable once for credit) Considered a culminating clinical experience. Students may choose this course as an alternative to Student Teaching in Speech Language Pathology. Includes supervised, hands on clinical experience with children and adolescents in pediatric care settings such as hospitals and other habilitation and rehabilitation facilities.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing and special approval; SPA 75292 or SPA 75392 with a minimum B grade.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 20-40 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

SPA 75792     INTERNSHIP I      1 Credit Hour

Clinical practicum in audiology during which students perform discrete tasks undersupervision.

Prerequisite: admission to the audiology (AUD) major; and doctoral standing; and special approval.

Corequisite: SPA 70709.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 18 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 76792     INTERNSHIP II      1 Credit Hour

Supervised clinical practicum in audiology during which students will perform discrete clinicaltasks while under supervision.

Prerequisite: SPA 75792; and admission to the audiology (AUD) major; and doctoral standing; and special approval.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 18 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 84091     SEMINAR IN COMMUNICATION DISORDERS      2 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum 9 credit hours)Special topics seminar for advanced students in speech-language pathology and audiology. Presentations and discussion of research projects are required.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 2 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

SPA 84096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION-SPEECH PATHOLOGY AND AUDIOLOGY      1-6 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 12 credit hours)Independent study of topics to be selected in consultation with graduate faculty.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 1-6 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 84098     RESEARCH      1-15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Research opportunities for doctoral students who have not yet passed their candidacy examination.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Research

Contact Hours: 1-15 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U-IP

SPA 84199     DISSERTATION I      15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Doctoral dissertation for which registration in at least two semesters is required, first of which will be semester in which dissertation work is begun and continuing until the completion of 30 hours.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Dissertation

Contact Hours: 15 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

SPA 84299     DISSERTATION II      15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Continuing registration required of doctoral students who have completed the initial 30 hours of dissertation and continuing until all degree requirements are met.

Prerequisite: SPA 84199 and doctoral standing and special approval.

Schedule Type: Dissertation

Contact Hours: 15 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP