CSD Major

Curriculum

A complete listing of all core and elective courses is available in the official JMU Undergraduate Catalog.

Major Requirements

Required Courses Credit Hours
CSD 200. Introduction to Communication Disorders 3
CSD 207. Phonetics 3
CSD 208. Anatomy and Physiology of the Ear and Voice Mechanism 3
CSD 209. Acoustics of Hearing and Speech 3
CSD 300. Language Development 3
CSD 301. Audiology 3
CSD 318. Aural Rehabilitation 3
CSD 314. Phonological and Language Disorders 3
CSD 415. Neuroanatomy and Neurogenic Communication Disorders 3
CSD 416. Organic Disorders in CSD 3
Choose one:
CSD 470. Methods and Observation
CSD 471. Methods and Observation in Audiology
3
PSYC 101. General Psychology 3
PSYC 160. Life Span Human Development 3
EXED 200. Nature and Issues of Disabilities 3
Math 220. Elementary Statistics. 3
Total: 45
Additional Science Requirements
BIO - a 3-credit biological sciences course
PHYS or CHEM - a 3-credit course in physics or chemistry