Dec 06, 2021  
2021-2022 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog
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CSD 531 - Language Disorders in Young Children (3 cr.)


Identification and application of studies in normal language acquisition to the study of communication development in infants and the study of preschool language and learning disorders. Content includes emphasis on the assessment of, and intervention with, infants and preschoolers and their families; evidence-based practices, interdisciplinary views of the child with communication challenges; issues in communication, social-emotional and cognitive development; related language impairments of various etiologies; challenges in learning and in the classroom for children with language impairments; use of assistive technology; working as a team member with caregivers, school personnel and other professionals in assessment and intervention; and cultural competence and multicultural/multilingual issues. Theoretical and clinical issues will be presented and discussed.
Prerequisite(s): graduate students in speech-language pathology.
Semester(s) Offered: Spring



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