Neurogenic Language Disorders (CSCD3075)

UNIT OF STUDY

Students will acquire knowledge about neurogenic language disorders in adults (e.g., aphasia and cognitive communication deficits). Students will learn about the characteristics of acquired aphasia, non-dominant hemisphere lesions, traumatic brain injury (TBI), and degenerative disease (e.g., dementia) and critically evaluate assessment and intervention strategies for these populations

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Classes

1x1-hr and 1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr demonstration/week

Assessment

assignment (50%) and 2 hour final exam (50%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

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Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

BIOS1166

Assumed knowledge: BIOS2062 and BACH2142

Corequisites

CSCD3077 or CSCD3078 or CSCD3087

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