Courses (27-33 hours)

  • SPCE 201 - Introduction to Students With Exceptional Needs
  • SPCE 240 - History of Education of Deaf Persons and Psychology of Deafness
  • SPCE 246 - Speech Development for Students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
  • SPCE 454 - Introduction to Language for Deaf Persons
  • SPCE 456 - Language Methods for Deaf Persons
  • SPCE 458 - Teaching Reading and Elementary School Subjects to Deaf Persons
  • SPAA 270 - Language Development
  • SPAA 343 - Introduction to Audiology
  • SNLN 251 - American Sign Language 1
  • SNLN 252 - American Sign Language 2
  • (SNLN 251 and 252 are required for students planning to work in a total communication program for the hearing impaired.)

Students not meeting the prerequisite for SPCE 458 should see the department chairperson regarding a waiver.