Course Description for Teaching Students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing that Use Advanced Hearing Technologies
Teaching Students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing that Use Advanced Hearing Technologies
Prerequisite: EHD 4261 and EHD 4245
Co-requisite: EHD 4263
Description: This course focuses on working with students who are deaf or hard of hearing and use advanced hearing technologies in both self-contained and inclusive settings. Issues and trends related to teaching students with cochlear implants, digital hearing aids, bone-conduction hearing aids, advanced FM systems, and speech to text devices will be discussed. The importance of differentiated instruction and other instructional strategies will be presented.