Deaf children's literacy acquisition and literature

Estimated cost: R501 - R1000
Field Of Study: Linguistics
Department Name: General Linguistics

Objectives:

1. To provide an overview of the development of reading and writing skills in deaf children taking into account the most recent international research and relating this to current educational practice in South Africa.
2.To indicate to participants how to optimally translate existing printed stories into sign language and how to create and record original sign language stories for use with Deaf children.

Entry Requirement: Grade 12/Matric Certificate
Certificate Type: Attendance
Delivery Mode: Contact
Duration: 1 day
Presentation Language: English
Contact Person Name: F Southwood
Contact Person Email: fs@sun.ac.za
Contact Person Phone: (021) 8082010
Latest Year Offered: 2018