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Recommended Sequence

The recommended sequence of courses for CDS students provides an overview of the kinds of material a student can expect to encounter at different stages of the program.     

FALL 1

CDS 151 Introduction to Speech Language Pathology and Audiology
Human Biology Requirement
Math Requirement

SPRING 1

Linguistics Requirement
Computer Science Requirement
PSY 101 Introductory Psychology

FALL 2

CDS 286 Phonetics
CDS 288 Anatomy and Physiology of the Speech Mechanism
Physical Science Requirement

SPRING 2

CDS 289 General and Speech Acoustics
CDS 290 Audiology: Diagnosis and Management
Statistics Requirement

FALL 3

CDS 301 Language Development in Children
CDS 387 Psychoacoustic Science
Human Behavior Requirement #1

SPRING 3

CDS 302 Language Disorders in Children
CDS 392 Phonological Disorders: Diagnosis and Management
Human Behavior Requirement #2

FALL 4

CDS 482 Diagnostics in Communicative Disorders
CDS 483 Diagnostics in Communicative Disorders Lab
CDS 484 Aural Rehabilitation

SPRING 4

CDS 480 (Fall or Spring) Clinical Observation and Participation

Summary

Total required credit hours in communicative disorders and sciences – 35
Total required credit hours outside communicative disorders and sciences – 27

 

Individual advising appointments may be made by contacting an advisor directly.

Academic Advisor

Dr. Wei Sun
137M Cary Hall
716-829-5307
weisun@buffalo.edu