Skip to Local Navigation
Skip to Content
California State University, Long Beach
Department of Speech-Language Pathology

SLP Knowledge and Skills within the Curriculum

 

The following Student Learning Outcomes span courses within the Department at the undergraduate and graduate level. These competencies are evaluated in associated coursework and stated in course syllabi. Competencies fulfill American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA) standards for accredited programs.

3.1.1B PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE COMPETENCIES

 

Academic Course

Clinical Course

Practicum Experience

Research

 

Other

 

Accountability

CD 575, 662, 663

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

 

 

Integrity

 

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

 

 

Effective Communication Skills

CD 661, 662, 663, 665

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

CD 696

CD 695

Clinical Reasoning

 

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

 

 

Evidence-Based Practice

CD 661, 662, 663, 665, 666, 667, 668, 696

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

CD 696

CD 695

Concern for Individual Served

 

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

 

 

Cultural Competence

CD 575, 665, 663, 667

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

 

 

Professional Duty

CD 575

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

 

 

Collaborative Practice

CD 575

 

CD 670, 686A

 

 

 

3.1.2B FOUNDATIONS OF SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY PRACTICE

 

Academic Course

Clinical Course

Practicum Experience

Discipline of human communication sciences and disorders

CD 261, 329, 330

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, CD 686A

Basic human communication and swallowing processes, including the appropriate biological, neurological, acoustic, psychological, developmental, and linguistic and cultural bases

Biological CD 261, 373

Neurological CD 261, 373, 466,481B, 661, 665, 666, 668

Acoustic CD 330

Psychological CD 329, 460,464,481B, 661, 662, 663,665, 667

Developmental CD 329, 373, 440, 456, 460, 477, 662, 663, 667

Linguistic CD 271, 329

Cultural CD 460

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, CD 686A

Ability to integrate information pertaining to normal and abnormal human development across the life span

CD 456, 466, 476, 477, 481A, 481B, 661, 662, 663, 665,666, 667, 668

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, CD 686A

Nature of communications and swallowing processes

Articulation

CD 456, 466, 663, 666

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, CD 686A

Fluency

CD 466, 666

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, CD 686A

Voice and resonance, including respiration and phonation

CD 476

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, CD 686A

Receptive and expressive language in speaking, listening, reading, writing, and manual modalities

CD 481A, 481B, 483, 485, 662, 663, 665, 667

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, CD 686A

Hearing, including the impact on speech and language

CD 373, 440

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, CD 686A

Swallowing

CD 477, 668

 

CD 670

Cognitive aspects of communication

CD 661

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, CD 686A

Social aspects of communication

CD 464, 481A, 481B, 485, 661, 667

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, CD 686A

Augmentative and alternative communication

CD 472

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, CD 686A

 

3.1.3B IDENTIFICATION AND PREVENTION OF SPEECH, LANGUAGE, AND SWALLOWING DISORDERS AND DIFFERENCES

 

Academic Course

Clinical Course

Practicum Experience

Principles and methods of identification of communication and swallowing disorders and differences

Articulation CD 456, 466, 666

Fluency CD 466, 666

Voice/resonance CD 476, 666

Receptive and expressive language CD 481A, 481B, 483, 485, 661, 662, 663, 665, 667

Hearing CD 373, 440

Swallowing CD 477, 668

Cognitive aspects of communication CD 661

Social aspects of communication  CD 464, 481A, 481B, 485, 661, 667

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

Principles and methods of prevention of communication and swallowing disorders

CD 477, 483, 661, 662, 663, 665, 666, 667, 668

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

 

3.1.4B EVALUATION OF SPEECH, LANGUAGE, AND SWALLOWING DISORDERS AND DIFFERENCES

 

Academic Course

Clinical Course

Practicum Experience

Articulation

CD 663, 666

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

Fluency

CD 666

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 686A

Voice and resonance, including respiration and phonation

CD 666

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670

Receptive and expressive language in speaking, listening, reading, writing, and manual modalities

CD 662, 663, 665, 667

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

Hearing, including the impact on speech and language

CD 373, 440

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

Swallowing

CD 668

 

CD 670

Cognitive aspects of communication

CD 661

CD 669 J

CD 670

Social aspects of communication

CD 661, 662, 663, 667

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

Augmentative and alternative communication needs

CD 472

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

 

3.1.5B INTERVENTION TO MINIMIZE THE EFFECTS OF CHANGES IN THE SPEECH, LANGUAGE, AND SWALLOWING MECHANISMS

 

Academic Course

Clinical Course

Practicum Experience

Intervention for communication and swallowing differences with individuals across the lifespan

CD 661, 662, 663, 665, 666, 667, 668

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L (no swallowing)

CD 670, 686A

Intervention for disorders and differences of the following:

Articulation

CD 663

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

Fluency

CD 666

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 686A

Voice and resonance, including respiration and phonation

CD 666

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670

Receptive and expressive language in speaking, listening, reading, writing, and manual modalities

CD 662, 663, 667

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

Hearing, including the impact on speech and language

CD 373, 440

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

Swallowing

CD 668

 

CD 670

Cognitive aspects of communication

CD 661, 663

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

Social aspects of communication

CD 661, 662, 663, 667

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

Augmentative and alternative communication needs

CD 472

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

 

3.1.6B GENERAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS APPLICABLE TO PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE

 

Academic Course

Clinical Course

Practicum Experience

Ethical conduct

CD 696

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

Integration and application of knowledge of the interdependence of speech, language, and hearing

CD 661, 662, 663, 665, 667, 668

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

Engagement in contemporary professional issues and advocacy

CD 575

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

Processes of clinical education and supervision

 

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

Professionalism and professional behavior in keeping with the expectations for a speech-language pathologist

CD 696

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

Interaction skills and personal qualities, including counseling and collaboration

CD 464

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A

Self-evaluation of effectiveness of practice

 

CD 669 A, B, H, J, L

CD 670, 686A