Undergraduate Related Disciplines

Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology: Reno

In lieu of a minor, undergraduate students in the Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology complete 24 credits in related discipline course work. These courses provide the undergraduate student with exposure to a variety of professions in education and health care. The student must complete a total of 24 credits of related discipline courses. Three credits must be completed in each of the following areas: Child development, grammar and linguistics, interviewing and counseling, and statistics. The student may fulfill the remaining 12 credits from a wide range of other options or electives. All course selections must be approved by the academic advisor. Suggested courses are listed below:

Advisor Approved (24 Credits Total)

Child Development (3 Credits)

  • HDFS 201, HDFS 204, HDFS 232, PSY 233

Grammar and Linguistics (3 Credits)

  • ENGL 411B, ENGL 412A

Interviewing and Counseling (3 Credits)

  • HE 310, COM 411, COM 412, COM 434

Statistics (3 Credits)

  • APST 270, CEP 440, ECON 262, MATH 152, PSY 210, SOC 210

Electives (12 Credits)

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Applied Behavioral Analysis
  • Child Guidance
  • Computer Information Systems
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Educational Psychology
  • Education
  • Gerontology
  • Health Care Ethics
  • Health Ecology
  • Human Development and Family Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Medical Terminology
  • Psychology
  • Sign Language
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Special Education