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School of Medicine
Course unit
MEO2044115, A.A. 2018/19

Information concerning the students who enrolled in A.Y. 2017/18

Information on the course unit
Degree course First cycle degree in
ME1856, Degree course structure A.Y. 2011/12, A.Y. 2018/19
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Degree course track GENERICO - SEDE DI TREVISO [999TV]
Number of ECTS credits allocated 6.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination AUDIOLOGY AND PSICOLOGY
Department of reference Department of Neurosciences
E-Learning website
Mandatory attendance
Language of instruction Italian
Single Course unit The Course unit CANNOT be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit is available ONLY for students enrolled in AUDIOPROTHESIC TECHNIQUES

Teacher in charge PIETRO SCIMEMI MED/32
Other lecturers MASSIMO GRASSI M-PSI/01

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Core courses MED/32 Audiology 4.0
Core courses M-PSI/01 General Psychology 2.0

Course unit organization
Period First semester
Year 2nd Year
Teaching method frontal

Type of hours Credits Teaching
Hours of
Individual study
Lecture 6.0 60 90.0 No turn

Start of activities 01/10/2018
End of activities 18/01/2019
Show course schedule 2019/20 Reg.2011 course timetable

Examination board
Board From To Members of the board
9 Sede di Treviso 01/10/2018 30/09/2019 SCIMEMI PIETRO (Presidente)
GRASSI MASSIMO (Membro Effettivo)

Course unit contents: Cenni di fisica acustica e di fisiologia del sistema uditivo
Basi fisiopatologiche delle ipoacusie
Classificazione delle ipoacusie in base a: sede di lesione, entità e configurazione audiometrica, epoca e modalità di insorgenza
Ipoacusie e disabilità uditiva
Strumenti di indagine nella diagnostica audiologica
Ipoacusie trasmissive
Ipoacusie da lesione cocleare – parte prima
Ipoacusie da lesione cocleare – parte prima
Ipoacusie retrococleari da lesione del nervo acustico
Ipoacusie centrali
La fisiopatologia della percezione uditiva: il recruitment
L’otite sierosa nel bambino: quadro clinico - strumentale
Otosclerosi: quadro clinico - strumentale
Malattia di Ménière: quadro clinico - strumentale
Neurinoma dell’VIII n.c.: quadro clinico - strumentale
Le ipoacusie improvvise
Le ipoacusie monolaterali
La diagnosi differenziale audiologica in base al quadro audiometrico
Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)
  • Prosser S. e Martini A., Argomenti di audiologia. Torino: Omega Ed., 2013. Pagine: 37-70, 141-175, 305-324, 359-425. Cerca nel catalogo

Innovative teaching methods: Teaching and learning strategies
  • Lecturing
  • Problem based learning
  • Case study
  • Interactive lecturing
  • Working in group
  • Questioning
  • Story telling
  • Auto correcting quizzes or tests for periodic feedback or exams
  • Loading of files and pages (web pages, Moodle, ...)
  • Students peer review
  • Learning journal