SPLH 888. Multicultural Considerations in Speech-Language-Hearing I. 1 Hour.

This course introduces foundational concepts of culture and diversity, bilingualism, bias, and components and processes leading to cultural competency. Students explore health and educational disparities in the United States and beyond. Students will reflect on their cultural identity, and how their experiences and perspectives may differ from others, and how their experiences can influence service delivery in speech-language pathology and audiology. This course is offered at the 500 and 800 levels, with additional assignments at the 800 level. LEC.