IEC0109 Introduction to Education for Students with Hearing Loss
This course aims to provide participants with a general introduction to history and evolution of hearing loss (HL) education in the local and global context.
IEC1010 Educational Audiology
This course provides participants with the audiological knowledge and skills needed in supporting and maximising student’s auditory potential in various settings. It introduces the functions of the various parts of the ear and the physics of sound.
IEC0111 Language and Social Emotional Development of Students with Hearing Loss
This course provides participants an understanding of current thinking and theories of language development and social emotional development. Participants will be provided with an overview of main issues concerning with the processes of language acquisition in typically-developing students.
IEC0112 Supporting Students with Hearing Loss in the Classroom
This course will equip participants with the knowledge and skills to implement appropriate support, accommodations and modifications for students with hearing loss in the classroom. This would entail the selection of appropriate communication strategies for use with students in a classroom setting.
IEC0113 Specialised Teaching Approaches
Participants will explore contemporary theories and practices of oral and signing approaches of language and literacy learning. Participants will focus on developing and implementing classroom methods and strategies for language teaching and assessment. They will develop practical competence in the use of signing or oral language approaches for pedagogical purposes.