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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Maalot Educational Network | Evaluated Learning Experience

Phonetics (LIN400)


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
Online/distance learning
Hybrid course/exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to discern, describe, and categorize sounds of normal and disordered speech and transcribe a speech sample using the IPA system of phonetic notation.


Topics include the sound system of spoken American English and Hebrew, basic types of sounds and their related physiology, aerodynamics, and acoustic properties, how to develop the ability to perceive, describe, and categorize and transcribe the sounds of normal and disordered speech. Methods of instruction include lecture and lab. Pre- or corequisite: Introduction to Communication Disorders (DES222). 

Credit recommendation: 

In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Speech Language Pathology, Phonetics, or Audiology (2/11) (4/16 revalidation) (3/21 revalidation).