School of Health and Medical Sciences
Curriculum

First Professional Year

Fall 1 Semester

Credits
GMSL 6007 Physiologic & Acoustic Phonetics 3
GMSL 6009 Diagnostic & Clinical Principles 2
GMSL 6010 Child Language Development & Disorders 4
GMSL 6022 Biomedical Ethics/Prof. Issues SLP 2
GMSL 6141
Neuroscience 3
GMSL 7002 Research Methods - 1
3

Semester Total = 17 Credits

Spring 1 Semester


GMSL 6011 Speech Intelligibility & its Disorders in Children 3
GMSL 6012 School Age Language & Literacy 3
GMSL 6518 Acquired Disorders of Language & Cognition 3
GMSL 6521 Dysphagia 3
GMSL 7041* Clinical Practicum/Clinical Seminar 3

Semester Total = 15 Credits



Second Professional Year

Summer Semester

GMSL 6522 Early Intervention 3
GMSL 6523 Fluency Disorders 3
GMSL 6524
Augmentative & Alternative Communication 3
GMSL 7010 Traumatic Brain Injury 3
GMSL 7003** Research Methods II 3
-OR-
GMSL 7039** Research Project I 2
Semester Total = 14 or 15 Credits

Fall 2 Semester

GMSL 6013 Adult Neuromotor Disorders of Communication 2
GMSL 6525 Voice Disorders 3
GMSL 7001 Audiology & Aural Rehab for the SLP 3
GMSL 7013 Craniofacial Disorders 3
GMSL 7102 Clinical Practicum/Clinical Seminar - II 2
Semester Total = 13 Credits

Spring Semester

   
GMSL 7040** Research Project II (if taking 7039 in the summer) 1
GMSL 7103 Clinical Externship 5
Semester Total = 5 or 6 Credits
Program Total = 65 Credits


* Practicum begins in January and ends in June.

** Students have the option of taking GMSL 7003 OR both GMSL 7039 and GMSL 7040 as a part of their research requirement.

Click here for Speech-Language Pathology (GMSL) course descriptions from the Graduate Catalogue.

Academic Policy


In order to ensure that the School graduates competent and ethical practitioners, the School of Health and Medical Sciences faculty, in conjunction with the Dean's Office, developed the Academic Performance Standards Policy and Student Performance Review Committee Procedures (PDF). The form for student requests to appeal to the Student Performance Review Committee is available here»

Department Secretary:
Tishonda Jones

(973) 275-2825
tishonda.jones@shu.edu

Outcomes Link

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