2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Sep 20, 2019  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIS-280 Clinical Practicum III

Credits: 3
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 .