Summary of Requirements
Students must complete the requirements of the General Education (GenEd) program.
All Temple students must take a minimum of two writing-intensive (WI) courses as part of the major. The specific writing-intensive courses that are required for the Speech-Language-Hearing major are CSCD 2197 and CSCD 4396.
Students must complete the College Core Course, HRPR 1001 Public Health: The Way We Live, Work and Play.
All of the following major requirements must be passed with a grade of C or better in order to successfully complete the major.
|Communication Sciences & Disorders|
|CSCD 1108||Introduction to Linguistics||3|
|CSCD 2197||Communication Deviations and Disorders (WI)||3|
|CSCD 2201||Research Methods in Communication Sciences||3|
|CSCD 2209||Phonetics and Phonology||4|
|CSCD 3233||Basic Speech Science||4|
|CSCD 3234||Basic Hearing Science||4|
|CSCD 3235||Human Neuroscience||4|
|CSCD 3301||Speech and Language Development||3|
|CSCD 4301||Principles of Audiology||3|
|CSCD 4396||Orientation to Clinical Management (WI) 1||3|
|Related Discipline Courses|
|PSY 1001||Introduction to Psychology||3|
|PSY 2301||Foundations of Developmental Psychology||3|
|BIOL 1001||Human Biology||4|
|or BIOL 1012||General Biology II|
|Another course in biological science may be substituted with advisor approval.|
|Two semesters of a foreign language at the introductory level or one at the intermediate level.|
|Total Credit Hours||48|
Indicates writing capstone for major.
- PHYS 0872 is not required for the major, but is recommended to fulfill an ASHA physical science requirement for post-graduate work, and will also fulfill one of the two GenEd Science & Technology requirements.
- Statistics is part of the content of CSCD 2201. An additional statistics course is not required for the major, but is recommended to fulfill an ASHA statistics requirement for post-graduate work. Recommended statistics courses are the following:
Course List Code Title Credit Hours PSY 1003 Statistics for Psychology 3 PSY 1004 Critical Thinking in Psychology 3 EPBI 2219 Biostatistics and Public Health 3