George S. Osborne College of Audiology

Distance Education

Advanced Studies in Cochlear Implants Certificate Program

Curriculum Overview

The comprehensive curriculum covers the neuroscience of cochlear implantation, including medical and surgical consideration in cochlear implants, application of principles relating to psychophysics and electrical stimulation in cochlear implants, detailed review of electro-physiological measures as it relates to cochlear implantation, behavioral issues as it relates to cochlear implants including candidacy issues, habilitation for children and rehabilitation for adults, and psycho-social factors and professional issues in cochlear implantation.