The Development of Deaf and Hearing-Impaired Children

Module code: 11 05484 

Value: 20 credits

This module aims to develop in teachers an understanding of the effect of hearing loss on the deaf or hearing impaired child and the family.  It discusses the impact of diagnosis, and considers family life, social and cognitive development, and those deaf and hearing impaired children with additional disabilities.  The concept of deafness and disability is examined.

Assessment

One written assignment

 

 

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