Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences (SLHS) Minor

Speech and Hearing student looking at data on a computer

Students complete core courses in foundational concepts in human communication, language structure, acoustics and anatomy and physiology. Beyond the core material, the curriculum is highly customizable, with elective topics including autism, literacy and phonetics.


Course Requirements

Minor in Speech, Language, and Hearing SciencesThe following requirements must be fulfilled: 18 credits, including 12 credits in required courses and 6 credits in elective courses.
SLHS 1071Foundations of Human Communication
or SLHS 1071W Foundations of Human Communication
SLHS 2105Anatomy and Physiology for Speech, Language, and Hearing
SLHS 2107Acoustics
SLHS 2135Language: Structure, Meaning, and Use
Two courses selected from the following:
SLHS 2104Speech and Language Disorders
or SLHS 2104W Speech and Language Disorders
SLHS 2106Neural Substrates of Speech, Language, and Hearing
SLHS 2108Introduction to Audiology
SLHS 3131Language Acquisition and Development
SLHS 3132Literacy
SLHS 3133Autism
SLHS 3108Introduction to Audiology
SLHS 3136Phonetics
SLHS 3116Brain and Language