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Maalot Educational Network | Evaluated Learning Experience
Clinical Methods in Speech-Language Pathology (DES421)
Classroom: 39 hours (13 weeks). Distance/Hybrid: Varies.
Traditional classroom-based offered at Maalot, Jerusalem, and other authorized locations. Distance learning and hybrid options available.
September 2009 - Present.
Instructional delivery format:
Traditional classroom model
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: describe principles and elements of the diagnostic and therapeutic process; select target behaviors for remediation and demonstrate knowledge with regard to increasing and decreasing those target behaviors; describe the impact of cultural diversity upon the diagnostic and therapeutic process; describe and implement diagnostic and therapeutic procedures and describe remediation procedures and therapeutic techniques.
Topics covered are: various clinical methods, evaluation and practices, with an in-depth understanding of treatment, maintenance and selection of target behaviors, multicultural issues, knowledge of professional issues, discussion of ASHA code of ethics.
Pre- or co-requisite: Introduction to Communication Disorders (DES222) and two other speech courses.
In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Speech Language Pathology or Audiology (2/11) (4/16 revalidation) (3/21 revalidation).