Speech Language Pathology - Neuroanatomy/Physiology of Communication and Swallowing

Course Code
SLHS 402  Credits
Title Neuroanatomy/Physiology of Communication and Swallowing 
Prerequisite SLHS 202 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description The study of the Central, Peripheral, and Autonomic Nervous Systems. Neuroanatomy and Physiology of Swallowing, Speech, Language, Hearing, Somatosensory System, and the Primary Sensory and Motor Cortices. Introduction to Dysphagia, Aphasia, Dysarthria, Apraxia, Traumatic Brain Injury and the Neuroanatomy affected by these conditions as they relate to the work of the Speech-Language Pathologist, Speech Scientist, and Audiologist.