SLPA 4722 Multicultural Perspectives in Communication Disorders 3/0/3
Prerequisite: Admission to Teacher Education program and SLPA 3701
This course provides an overview of the role that cultural variables play on verbal and nonverbal communication. Students will develop a detailed understanding of their own culture and the characteristics of the four major cultural groups in the United States. Cultural, phonologic, and linguistic features that affect service delivery when working with clients from diverse backgrounds will be emphasized.