Deaf Awareness and Lip Reading
Would you like to learn more about D/deaf Awareness and the BSL alphabet, and gain some Lip Reading advice? This course offers the ideal introduction.
Course Information for Students
Who is this course for?
This introductory course is for anyone wishing to improve their communication skills within the context of British Sign Language and Lip Reading.
All that is required is a willingness to have a go at communicating using BSL and to learn more about Lip Reading.
What will you learn?
- BSL alphabet – finder spelling
- Greetings and leave taking
- About D/deafness and the groups and support available
- Lip Reading guidelines
- How to repair a breakdown in communication
How will you learn?
- Pair and group activities
- Interactive practice
- Research activities
What will you need to bring with you?
You just need an open mind and a willingness to practise a new way of communicating.
How will you be assessed?
No initial knowledge is required, but some ‘starting point’ questions will be discussed. The teacher will give helpful feedback throughout the course. At the end of the course, you will have the chance to reflect on your learning and demonstrate your new skills.
You could progress to the Level 1 Certificate in British Sign Language (a national accredited certificate).
Who do you contact for more information?
For more information, contact Derby College Group on 0800 0280289 or email@example.com
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Course Information Last Updated On: September 15, 2022 10:12 am