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The Communication Science curriculum offers students an introduction to the main career paths in the fields of audiology and speech-language pathology, and a depth of speech, hearing and language production courses.

Students will explore:

  • Linguistics and language development
  • Anatomy and physiology of speech and hearing
  • Speech and hearing science
  • Communication and swallowing disorders

Required Core Courses

Optional Core Course

CSD 1031 Guided Clinical Observations, 1 credit

 *Can be taken in freshman or sophomore year
**Can be taken sophomore year (CSD 1232 is a pre-requisite).

Course selection and sequencing must be approved by the Interim Director of Undergraduate Education cmessick@pitt.edu.