SP4RC_SP2c Specialisation 2c Teaching the Hearing Impaired

Faculty of Education
Autumn 2021
Extent and Intensity
0/0/3.3. 8 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
PhDr. Pavla Pitnerová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. PhDr. Věra Vojtová, Ph.D.
Department of Special and Inclusive Education - Faculty of Education
Contact Person: PhDr. Mgr. Ilona Fialová, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Special and Inclusive Education - Faculty of Education
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
After completion of this course the student will be able to define specifics of care for persons with hearing impairment from birth to end of life. The student will deepen knowledge gained in the subject called Basic in the scientific category of hearing impairment and will be able to focus on possibilities of diagnostics of hearing loss; will be able to give details of typical deviations (abnormalities ) in language development of people with hearing impairment; will be able to rationalize difficulties in reading comprehension of persons with hearing impairment and to know specifics of writing skills of them; will focus on possibilities of compensation of hearing loss and specify hearing aids used by the people with the handicap.
  • Terminology in the scientific category of hearing impairment, history of care of people with hearing impairment, psychological peculiarities of people with hearing disabilities, principles and work methods, technical aids, development of vocabulary, development of reading skills, hearing reeducation, lipreading, finger spelling, conditions and acoustic aspects of speech, modulation factors, various ways of commmunication.
    required literature
  • HORÁKOVÁ, Radka. Sluchové postižení - úvod do surdopedie (Hearing Impairment - An Introduction to Deaf Education). Praha. Praha: Portál, 2012. 159 pp. 376 - Výchova a vzdělávání zvláštních skupin osob. ISBN 978-80-262-0084-0. info
    not specified
  • KOSINOVÁ, Barbora. Neslyšící jako jazyková a kulturní menšina - kultura neslyšících. Vyd. 1. Praha: Česká komora tlumočníků znakového jazyka, 2008. 52 s. ISBN 9788087153208. info
  • Raná komunikace v neslyšící rodině : návodná pomůcka pro slyšící i neslyšící rodiče, jak komunikovat se svými (ne)slyšícími dětmi. Praha: Federace rodičů a přátel sluchově postižených, 2007. 1 DVD-vide. ISBN 9788086792194. info
  • KRAHULCOVÁ, Beáta. Komunikace sluchově postižených. Vyd. 2. Praha: Karolinum, 2002. 303 s. ISBN 8024603292. info
Teaching methods
teoreticaly preparing, practicly teaching, group work, homeworks, discussion
Assessment methods
Written test (it is necessary to successfully cope with 75% correct answers)and oral exam.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: in blocks.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 40 hodin.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2003, Autumn 2004, Autumn 2005, Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017, Autumn 2018, Autumn 2019, autumn 2020.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Autumn 2021, recent)
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