Bachelors in Speech Language Pathology and AudiologySamvaad Institute of Speech and Hearing
Price on request
The three-year B.Sc course is spread over six semesters followed by a year of internship. The course consists of two core subjects and many allied subjects. Course is affliated to Bangalore University & Recognized by Rehabilitation Council of India
The core subjects are
* Speech - Language Pathology
The allied subjects are
* Medical subjects - Anatomy, Physiology and ENT
The study of Audiology prepares a student to become an Audiologist. Audiologists diagnose hearing problems and are responsible for fitting of hearing aids. They also work closely with children with cochlear implants and in hearing conservation programs. The study of Speech - Language Pathology prepares a student to become a Speech - Language Pathologists ( SLPs). SLPs are involved in identification, assessment and treatment of communication disorders. These may range from speech problems in children to difficulties in speaking that are a result of stroke or head injuries. SLPs also treat stuttering, poor clarity of speech and voice problems. SLPs are also now involved in the management of dyspagia or swallowing disorders.