December 2009

FOUNDATIONS OF EDUCATION OF THE DEAF II

Number of Hours: 
2
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
1202

Continuation of DFED 1102. Prerequisite: DFED 1102. 2 hours

CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT AND INSTRUCTIONAL METHODS FOR THE DEAF II

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
4153

Continuation of DFED 3254. Prerequisites: DFED 3123, DFED 3223, DFED 3254, or permission of instructor and admission to Teacher Education. 3 hours

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE I

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
1213

Study of the basic grammar and vocabulary of American Sign Language (ASL); geared toward the beginning sign language student with little or no exposure to sign language. 3 hours

EDUCATION OF THE DEAF SPECIAL TOPICS

Number of Hours: 
1-4
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
4880

Special topics in education of the deaf. 1-4 hours (may be repeated for total of 6 hours).

PRACTICUM I

Number of Hours: 
2
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
2042

Scheduled and supervised observation in a classroom of deaf and/or hard-of-hearing students (75 clock-hours minimum). 2 hours

EDUCATION OF THE DEAF WORKSHOP

Number of Hours: 
1-3
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
4900

Related topics and problems in education of the deaf. 1-3 hours

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE II

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
2113

Continuation of DFED 1213: study of the physical components of ASL, including facial expressions, directional cues, and spatial location associated with ASL grammar. Completion of this course with a "C" or above satisfies the requirement of "exhibiting competency in a foreign language at the novice high level" for an Oklahoma teaching certificate. Prerequisite: DFED 1213 or equivalent. 3 hours

EDUCATION OF THE DEAF TUTORIAL

Number of Hours: 
1-4
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
4990

Independent study in education of the deaf under faculty supervision. 1-4 hours (may be repeated for total of 9 hours with change in title and content).

LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT I

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
2123

Study of English language (linguistic), acquisition and use of language (psycholinguistics), and implications for the education of deaf and hard-of-hearing infants, children, and youth. 3 hours

INTRODUCTION TO THE THEATRE

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
DRAM
Course Number: 
1103

A basic survey of the arts and crafts of the theatre. Included will be lecture and discussion of acting, directing, stagecraft, scene design, lighting, costuming, aesthetics, theatre careers, and the basic forms, styles, and types of drama.