SPLH 516. Speech Perception. 2 Hours S.
Acoustic and perceptual characteristics of phonemes, words, and connected speech for normal-hearing adults and infants; how speech perception is assessed clinically and is affected by hearing loss, aging, use of amplification, talker differences, and linguistic factors. Prerequisite: SPLH 120 Physics of Speech. Prerequisite or Corequisite: SPLH 463 Principle of Hearing Science. LEC.
Communication is central to human behavior, and the treatment of communication disorders requires specialized knowledge and skills.