SPE 727: Voice Disorders.
3 hours, 3 credits. A review of ventilatory, laryngeal, and supralaryngeal function during voice production; an overview of voice disorders, their classification, characteristics, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment; discussion of resonance-based voice disorders, alaryngeal speech and assistive speech alternatives for the laryngectomee; interpretation of basic physiologic and acoustic measures of voice and study of behavioral and/or medico-surgical intervention techniques. PREREQ: SPE 705 and SPE 717.
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