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Winter 1990


Course syllabus for CDIS 330 Hearing Science

Course description: Hearing science refers to the body of scientific information relevant to sound, the auditory system, and physiological and psychological responses to sound. A broad base of knowledge in hearing science is essential in the study of communication disorders. This course includes the study of physical concepts, acoustics, measurement of sound, and psychophysical methods. Topics in psychoacoustics, acoustic phonetics, and speech perception are examined. Laboratory experiences complement classroom topics.