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ONLINE: ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY FOR STUDENTS WHO ARE DEAF/HARD OF HEARING

ONLINE: ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY FOR STUDENTS WHO ARE DEAF/HARD OF HEARING

2023 southern group

What will I learn?

  • What is assistive technology (AT).
  • Advice on students using the computer well to make best use of Assistive Technology.
  • To use literacy support software for students with language difficulties
  • About thesaurus, vocabulary lists, picture dictionaries and other tools to enhance vocabulary.
  • About using mindmaps for more visual student to: 
  • plan their written work – essays, projects etc.
  • make their notes, study and revise.
  • teach these students with more visual materials
  • About features in iPads and on Windows to support need of students who are deaf/hard of hearing
  • About students using assisted listening systems in the classroom and tips for teachers/SNAs on same.
  • About DARE (Disability Access Route to Education) and HEAR (Higher Education Access Route)

A link to access the course will be emailed to you prior to the course.

Course Details

Course Date 09-11-2023 4:00 pm
Course End Date 09-11-2023 6:00 pm
Cut off date 09-11-2023 12:00 pm
Capacity 5
Individual Price €10.00
Speaker Deirdre Madden - Outreach Coordinator, UCC Disability Support Service
Select Hours 2
Location ONLINE (via ZOOM)