The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

REHS 3315 Hearing Disorders and Assistive Technology

The course includes a basic orientation to sound, anatomy and physiology of the human hearing mechanism, pathology of hearing, impact of age of onset, with an emphasis in pure tone and speech discrimination. Extensive training in types of hearing losses, techniques and technology used in aural rehabilitation and other aspects of vocational rehabilitation services for the deaf and hard of hearing are provided.



Schedule Type


Grading Basis

Standard Letter (A-F)

Administrative Unit

School of Rehab Serv & Counsel


As scheduled