This course provides the opportunity for individuals with hearing loss and their partners to build upon the foundation of effective communication skills introduced in DHHE 0618 Living Successfully with Hearing Loss Level 1 (Speechreading Level 1). Students continue to improve speechreading efficiency through individual and group activities. Students demonstrate more confident and assertive behaviour and conduct conversations that demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and attitude that support effective communication. They become more adept at self-advocacy. This course provides practical classroom and computer lab experience to become more proficient in the strategies and behaviour changes introduced in Level 1.
Course code: DHHE 0619
Length: 27.0 hours
PrerequisitesDHHE 0618 with a 'S' grade.
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.