December 2009

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.

AURAL/ORAL COMMUNICATION I

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
2133

Study of components, processes, and principles of aural-oral communication, including methods of assessing and developing aural-oral abilities in deaf and hard-of-hearing in infants, children, and youth. 3 hours

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE III

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
2213

Advanced course in ASL: study of cultural aspects of communication in ASL with emphasis on conversational ASL. Prerequisite: DFED 1213, DFED 2113, or equivalent. 3 hours

AURAL/ORAL COMMUNICATION II

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
2232

Continuation of DFED 2133. Prerequisite: DFED 2133. 3 hours

EDUCATION OF THE DEAF SPECIAL TOPICS

Number of Hours: 
1-4
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
2880

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