1st Year Seminar: Audiometrical Diagnostic Strategies

A.Y. 2021/2022
Overall hours
Learning objectives
The aim of this seminar is to provide the opportunity to deepen the fundamentals of audiological diagnostics from an applicative point of view. The seminar is linked to course of Audiology of the second year. It is practical and provides the possibility to clarify the correct procedure that a technician must perform in conducting the basic audiological diagnostic examinations.
Expected learning outcomes
The ability to recognize the anatomical structures of the external ear and the physiological condition.
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

More specific information on the delivery modes of training activities for academic year 2021/22 will be provided over the coming months, based on the evolution of the public health situation.
Course syllabus
1. Otoscopy: definition of normality
2. Curiosity about basic audiometric techniques (such as impedance measurement, vocal audiometry and acoustic otoemissions)
3. Methods of balance and hearing: two expressions of the functioning of the same organ
Prerequisites for admission
No prior knowledge is required
Teaching methods
frontal lessons, teamwork
Teaching Resources
Publications produced by the teachers of the 2 Cdl available
Audiologia pratica: casi clinici di A. Cesarani
Assessment methods and Criteria
Pratice test
- University credits: 1
Lessons: 10 hours
Monday 12.00-13.00
Via Pace 9 - Audiologia