The acquisition of literacy in the context of deafness

Estimated cost: R1001 – R5000
Field Of Study: Linguistics
Department Name: General Linguistics


1. To expose delegates to factors that affect the development of literacy in Deaf learners.
2. To indicate how schools can best approach literacy acquisition by Deaf learners.
3. To inform delegates of the impact of the greater occurrence of mental issues in Deaf children, and how this situation can be tackled in the educational setting.

Entry Requirement: Grade 12/Matric Certificate
Certificate Type: Attendance
Delivery Mode: Contact
Duration: 2 days
Presentation Language: English
Contact Person Name: F Southwood
Contact Person Email:
Contact Person Phone: (021) 8082010
Latest Year Offered: 2018