HIS-280 Clinical Practicum III
Contact Hours: Lec 0 Lab 0 Practicum 9
The purpose here is to expose the student to all previously covered aspects of testing, fitting, and counselling. These additional aspects include further testing and interpretation of more advanced audiometric, such as: masking procedures for air & bone conduction, speech-in-noise testing, as well as tympanometry and acoustic reflexes. The practicum must be completed at sites where the full scope of HIS practice is implemented on a routine basis. During this experience, students will participate as contributing team members in private practice settings, and will be observed and supervised by practicing HIS’s or Audiologists who are members of their Associations in their States. Note: Practicum sites will be approved by the college. Prerequisite(s): Grade of “C” or better in HIS 230 , HIS 240 , HIS 270 .