Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders
Assessment and treatment of swallowing disorders.
COMD
633
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNone
 TaughtWinter
Course Outcomes: 


Swallowing

Demonstrate knowledge of basic swallowing processes, including their biological, neurological, and developmental bases.

Swallowing Disorders

Demonstrate knowledge of the nature of swallowing disorders, including their etiologies, characteristics, anatomical/physiological, psychological, and developmental correlates.

Treatment

Explain the principles and methods of prevention, assessment, and intervention for people with swallowing disorders, including consideration of anatomical/physiological, psychological, and developmental correlates of the disorders.