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Sommerfeldt, Kristin Kay Clinical Asst Professor




courses taught

  • SLHS 6614 - Fundamentals of Amplification
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2019 / Spring 2020
    Discusses theoretical and clinical issues regarding the design, fitting, and evaluation of amplification technology for individuals with hearing loss. Includes the use of behavioral, psychological, electroacoustic, and physiological (real ear) measures in the selection and evaluation of digital and analog hearing aid technology.
  • SLHS 7530 - Auditory Processes: Theory and Application in the School Environment
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019
    Focuses on application of routine audiological practices such as screening, assessment, rehabilitation, and instrumentation to children in educational settings. Emphasizes federal education regulations and pertinent case law.
  • SLHS 7640 - Communication Processes and Hearing Loss: Birth through Six
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018
    Provides in-depth study of current research literature and its implications for clinical practice regardingdevelopment of communication processes in the firstsix years of life and impact of hearing loss. Investigates development of language, auditory perception, speech production, social-emotional abilities, and cognition.


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global connections related to teaching and scholarly work (in recent years)