Program Student Learning Outcomes
- Students at Communication Sciences and Disorders will be able to explain normal and abnormal human communication and swallowing processes across the life span and apply that knowledge in clinical practice.
- University of Hawaii at Manoa students will be able to describe different types of communication and swallowing disorders and differences across the life span and apply that knowledge in clinical practice.
- Students will be able to communicate current principles and methods of prevention, assessment, and intervention for people with communication and swallowing disorders and differences and apply that knowledge in clinical practice.
- Students will be able to conduct themselves in accordance with professional ethics, including the current ASHA code of Ethics.
- Students will understand evidence-based practice: locate credible and reliable research, critically evaluate research, and relate research findings to clinical practice.
- Students will be able to describe contemporary professional issues.
- Students will be able to explain major policies and procedures relevant to professional practice, including certifications, licensure, and regulations.
- Students will be able to effectively communicate, including written and oral or other forms.
- Students will be able to evaluate and diagnose, select and implement appropriate interventions, effectively interact with clients/patients and relevant others, and provide counseling and education in regards to communication and swallowing disorders and differences.
The Masters of Science education program in Speech-Language Pathology at The University of Hawai‘i at Manoa is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA)of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Disorders of Phonology and Articulation
- Child Language Disorders
- Aphasia and the Dementias
- Disorders of Fluency
- Audiological Foundation for Speech-Language Pathology
- Seminar in Right Hemisphere Brain Damage and Traumatic Brain Injury
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesCommunication Studies Speech Pathology View 274 other Masters in Communication Studies in United States
- Hold or expect to hold prior to matriculation a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited U.S. college or university, or an equivalent degree from a recognized non-U.S. institution of higher education.
- Submit a copy of the passport identification pages, or a copy of the national identification card if a passport is not available.
- Submit one transcript or academic record from each institution of higher education attended, including any study abroad or exchange programs, summer programs, and non-degree work and extension programs.
- Applicants whose native language is not English are required to take English Language Proficiency.
- Show proof of sufficient funding to cover all educational and living expenses, including expenses for any accompanying spouse or children.
International33648 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16824 USD per semester during 12 months.
National33648 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16824 USD per semester during 12 months.
In-State15600 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7800 USD per semester during 12 months.
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