Loyola University Maryland

Department of Speech-Language Pathology

Required Courses for Majors

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Required Courses:

  • SP 102:  Introduction to Human Communication
  • SP 103:  Introduction to Communication Disorders
  • SP 201:  Fundamentals of Hearing
  • SP 205: Phonetics
  • SP 207: Speech and Language Development
  • SP 301:  Anatomy and Physiology: Speech and Voice
  • SP 303:  Sociolinguistics
  • SP 304: Articulation and Phonology
  • SP 306:  Observation Methods and Techniques in Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology
  • SP 308:  Professional and Technical Writing in Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology
  • SP 400:  Speech and Voice Science
  • SP 405:  Organic Bases of Childhood Communication Disorders
  • SP 406:  Organic Bases of Adult Communication Disorders
  • SP 412:  Clinical/Ethical Seminar in Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology
  • SP 440:  Clinical Audiology

Optional Electives:

  • SP 214:  Introduction to Sign Language
  • SP 312:  Cultural Diversity in Communication
  • SP 314:  Intermediate Sign Language
  • SP 414:  Advanced Intermediate Sign Language
  • SP 417:  Clinical Research in Speech-Language Pathology
  • SP 441:  Aural Habilitation
  • SP 443:  Clinical Practicum in Audiology I
  • SP 444:  Clinical Practicum in Audiology II

Pre-requisites for all courses can be found in the catalogue. It is the students' responsibility to check pre-requisites prior to registration.

See the typical course sequence for majors.