Alternative Communication Techniques and Literacy Acquisition for Non-Verbal Individuals
Sorry, this course has been cancelled. Please contact our office to see if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.
Alternative Communication Techniques and Literacy Acquisition for Non-Verbal Individuals is a required course for the Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorder Awareness
This course will be an overview of the methods and techniques used to help individuals with ASD communicate. Connections between reading, writing, communication and instruction, adaptive devices and software dedicated communication devices will be examined. The course will focus primarily on classroom use of American Sign Language application and its direct and indirect impact on the delivery of services for students with ASD.
Upon Successful Completion of this course participants will be able to:
Use sign language creatively
Develop a picture system to relay information
Assist in overall communication style with special needs individuals
****This is an Online Webinar Course ****
This class will take place as an online webinar. There will not be any live meetings. Prior to the start of the class it is recommended that you follow the steps below to ensure that your computer has run through the proper diagnostics for the class.
You will see and hear the instructor and be able to chat with the instructor as well as your classmates. Class will start and end at the time indicated as if you were taking a live class. After you register for the class you will receive information as to how to access the class within 48 hours prior to the start of the class.
Test your computer a week or two prior to the start of the class as well as the day of class
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