CMDS666-16S2 (C) Semester Two 2016

Voice Disorders

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 11 July 2016
End Date: Sunday, 13 November 2016
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 22 July 2016
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 7 October 2016


In this course, students learn the fundamentals of voice production and laryngeal pathophysiology and apply this knowledge to problem solving for voice and resonance disorders, voice therapy, and vocal measurement. Emphasis is on building competencies in the assessment and management of voice problems and a solid foundation of knowledge about the theories and methods in voice science. On the basis of novel cases, students will identify, differentiate, and describe voice disorders and critically examine methods of assessment and intervention.


Entry subject to approval by the Head of Department


Course Coordinator

For further information see School of Psychology, Speech and Hearing on the departments and colleges page


Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Test 1 19 Aug 2016 30%
Case Study 30%
Final Exam 40%

Course links

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Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,013.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 10 people apply to enrol.

Limited Entry Course

Maximum enrolment is 20

For further information see School of Psychology, Speech and Hearing on the department and colleges page.

All CMDS666 Occurrences

  • CMDS666-16S2 (C) Semester Two 2016