2020-2021 Graduate Catalog

SPAA 680 Genetics of Communication Disorders

Current issues in the genetics of communication disorders. Introduction to cytogenetics, mutation and chromosomal aberrations, traditional and nontraditional inheritance, development, pedigree analysis, genetic testing, genetic counseling, ethical considerations, and the latest on clinical characteristics and molecular genetics of syndromic and non-syndromic communication disorders. Open only to audiology or speech language pathology graduate students.