About this Course

7,291 recent views

Shareable Certificate

Earn a Certificate upon completion

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Intermediate Level

Approx. 15 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

What you will learn

  • Identify components of ear anatomy.

  • Interpret an audiogram to identify the type and degree of hearing loss.

  • Describe non-surgical and surgical interventions for children identified with permanent hearing loss.

  • Identify components of the vestibular system.

Skills you will gain

hearing loss risk factorshearing loss assessmentvestibular systemear anatomy

Shareable Certificate

Earn a Certificate upon completion

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Intermediate Level

Approx. 15 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

Offered by

University of Michigan logo

University of Michigan

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Week 1: Ear Anatomy

3 hours to complete
11 videos (Total 76 min), 7 readings, 2 quizzes
11 videos
Course Introduction - Part 23m
Ear Anatomy3m
Ear Anatomy - Part 24m
Otoscopic Examination5m
Cerumen Impaction8m
Acute Otitis Externa12m
Acute Otitis Media7m
Otitis Media with Effusion8m
Cholesteatoma4m
Tympanic Membrane Perforations12m
7 readings
Welcome and Syllabus10m
Lecturer: Nadine Ibrahim10m
Course Introduction - Part 210m
Acknowledgements10m
Lecturer: Lauren Bohm, MD10m
Lecturer: Emily Marchiano, MD10m
Week 1 Course Readings10m
2 practice exercises
Module 1 Pretest8m
Module 1 Quiz8m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Week 2: Hearing Loss and Assessments

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 43 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
6 videos
Basics of Audiological Evaluation: Objective Measures8m
Basics of Audiological Evaluation: Subjective Measures9m
Basics of Audiogram Interpretation3m
Types of Hearing Loss6m
Case Examples9m
2 readings
Lecturer: Anita Vereb, PhD10m
Week 2 Course Readings10m
2 practice exercises
Module 2 Pretest30m
Module 2 Quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Week 3: Hearing Loss Diagnosis and Impact on Speech and Language Development

4 hours to complete
11 videos (Total 124 min), 6 readings, 2 quizzes
11 videos
Risk Factors for Progressive Hearing Loss - Ototoxicity6m
Enlarged Vestibular Aqueduct Interview5m
Safe Listening Habits9m
Basics of Speech and Language Development10m
Case Discussion: Speech and Language Delays7m
Developmental Assessment46s
Evaluation of Speech and Language23m
Genetics of Hearing Loss7m
Hearing Loss Diagnosis and Impact on Speech and Language Development28m
Communication Options for Children Who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing14m
6 readings
Lecturer: Jaynee Handelsman, PhD10m
2019 Principles and Guidelines for Early Hearing Detection and Interventions10m
Additional Risk Factors for Progressive Hearing Loss - EVA10m
Additional Risk Factors for Progressive Hearing Loss - Congenital Cytomegalovirus10m
Lecturer: Tiffany Munzer, MD10m
Week 3 Course Readings10m
2 practice exercises
Module 3 Pretest30m
Module 3 Quiz
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Week 4: Interventions for Hearing Loss

3 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 101 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
9 videos
Hearing Aids - Part 2, Bone Conduction Hearing Devices11m
Cochlear Implants - Part 17m
Cochlear Implants - Part 29m
Cochlear Implant Surgery4m
Hearing Assistive Technology8m
Hearing Assistive Technology15m
Educational Accommodations and Supports11m
Interview with Drs. McKee and Zazove16m
3 readings
Lecturer: Heidi Slager, AuD10m
Next Video: Andrew Hashikawa interviews Philip Zazove and Michael McKee10m
Week 4 Course Readings10m
2 practice exercises
Module 4 Pretest30m
Module 4 Quiz30m

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you purchase a Certificate you get access to all course materials, including graded assignments. Upon completing the course, your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

  • You will be eligible for a full refund until two weeks after your payment date, or (for courses that have just launched) until two weeks after the first session of the course begins, whichever is later. You cannot receive a refund once you’ve earned a Course Certificate, even if you complete the course within the two-week refund period. See our full refund policy.

  • Yes, Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You’ll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved. Learn more.

More questions? Visit the Learner Help Center.