Why study speech, language, and hearing?
Because communication is central to human behavior, and the treatment of communication disorders requires specialized knowledge and skills.
Requirements for the Minor
|Speech-Language-Hearing Minor Course Requirements (15)|
|Students selecting this minor must complete the following:|
|Survey Communication Disorders. Satisfied by:|
|SPLH 261||Survey of Communication Disorders||3|
|Speech-Language-Hearing Required Electives. Satisfied by at least 4 SPLH courses (12 hours) from the following:||12|
|The Physics of Speech|
|Principles of Speech Science|
|Principles of Hearing Science|
|Undergraduate Seminar in: _____|
|Fundamentals of Clinical Phonetics|
|Directed Study in Speech-Language-Hearing|
|Language Sample Analysis Lab|
|Research Methods in Speech-Language-Hearing|
Courses with clinical content can be taken as directed study with the permission and support of a faculty mentor.
Minor Hours & Minor GPA
While completing all required courses, minors must also meet each of the following hour and grade-point average minimum standards:
Satisfied by 18 hours of minor courses.
Minor Hours in Residence
Satisfied by a minimum of 9 junior/senior (300+) hours of KU resident credit in the minor.
Minor Junior/Senior Hours
Satisfied by a minimum of 12 hours from junior/senior courses (300+) in the minor.