December 2009

LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT III

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
3223

Continuation of DFED 3123, with emphasis on development of secondary-level literacy skills. Prerequisites: DFED 2123 and DFED 3123. 3 hours

FOUNDATIONS OF EDUCATION OF THE DEAF I

Number of Hours: 
2
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
1102

Overview of philosophical, historical, and cultural aspects of deafness and deaf education. 2 hours

CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT AND INSTRUCTIONAL METHODS FOR THE DEAF I

Number of Hours: 
4
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
3254

Study and application of principles and methods of planning and implementing appropriate and effective educational programs for deaf and hard-of-hearing students. Prerequisites: DFED 3123, DFED 3223, or permission of instructor and admission to Teacher Education. 4 hours

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