SPLBK_ZSS1 Introduction to Special Education 1- Teaching Individuals with Hearing Impairment 2

Faculty of Education
Spring 2011
Extent and Intensity
0/0/8. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
PhDr. Pavla Pitnerová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. PhDr. Marie Vítková, CSc.
Department of Special and Inclusive Education - Faculty of Education
Contact Person: PhDr. Mgr. Ilona Fialová, Ph.D.
Prerequisites (in Czech)
Předmět je vyučován v rámci bakalářského studijního programu - speciální pedagogika - komunikační techniky.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The student will be oriented in field of the scientific category of hearing impairment; will be able to define a person with hearing disability; will acquire basic knowledge in field of communication options for hearing-impaired; will be able to give examples of basic aids for hearing impaired and will be familiar with the system of care for hearing-impaired in the Czech Republic, including education of hearing impaired.
  • Hearing disorders, classification, prevention, individual speciality, 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, lipreading, finger spelling, conditions and acoustic aspects of speech, modulation factors, reeducation of hearing and speech of children and adults with hearing disorders, instruments and aid, various ways of commmunication, sign language, interpreting, total communication, bilingual methods, specifics of work with people with hearing impairment and deaf people, early intervention, educational proces of hearing impaired children, condition of integration, employ of hearing impaired, special care of deafblind people.
  • BULOVÁ, Alena. Komunikace sluchově postižených (Comunicattion of hearing handicaped people). In Integrativní speciální pedagogika. Brno: Paido, 1998. p. 63-67. ISBN 80-85931-51-6. info
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
Written test (it is necessary to successfully cope with 75% correct answers).
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: in blocks.
General note: Zapisují pouze studenti studijního programu Komunikační techniky.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 8 hodin.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015.
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