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Courses - Summer 2024
HESP
Hearing and Speech Sciences Department Site
Open Seats as of
07/22/2024 at 12:30 PM
HESP621
Bilingualism in Children and Adults
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Provides an overview of topics related to bilingualism in both pediatric and adult populations, with an emphasis on application in the field of communication disorders. This course explores theories of bilingual language acquisition, typical and atypical bilingual development, cognition in bilinguals, and the neurological underpinnings of bilingualism. This course will provide practicing clinicians with foundational knowledge related to bilingualism in both pediatric and adult populations. Currently there are no existing courses that provide this content with a focus on communication disorders.