Graduate Courses

Below is a list of graduate courses offered by the Department of Psychological Sciences in the Student Administration System. Current students can access a visual display of the weekly graduate course calendar on SharePoint.

Please note that Student Admin and the Graduate Catalog have the full listing of all courses, including practicum, research teams/groups, and independent study. Changes with days/times and classroom locations may occur between now and the start of the semester. Check with instructors to confirm course information is accurate.

PSYC Courses

Academic Year 2022-2023

5445. Neurobiology of Language: Typical and Atypical Cognition and Language Development

Also offered as: COGS 5140

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: Open to graduate students in PSYC, SLHS, PNB; others with consent of instructor. Recommended preparation: one of COGS 5110, 5120, 5130, 5150; LING 5110; PSYC 5440; or SLHS 5348.

Grading Basis: Graded

Survey of current research on language acquisition in developmentally delayed/pathological populations, including but not restricted to Autism, Williams Syndrome, Down Syndrome, and Specific Language Impairment. Examination of what the language delays and deficits reveal about each disorder, the processes of language acquisition, the representation and organization of language, and the biology/neuropsychology/genetics of language.