December 2009

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).

EDUCATION OF THE DEAF WORKSHOP

Number of Hours: 
1-3
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
2900

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

EDUCATION OF THE DEAF TUTORIAL

Number of Hours: 
1-4
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
2990

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).

PRACTICUM II

Number of Hours: 
2
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
3042

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

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE IV

Number of Hours: 
2
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
3112

Capstone course in ASL with emphasis on expressive and receptive skills demonstrative through various projects; students should have advanced skills in ASL grammar, cultural behaviors, and conversational skills. Prerequisites: DFED 1213, DFED 2113, DEFD 2213, or equivalents. 2 hours

LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT II

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
3123

Study of factors that influence acquisition of receptive and expressive language abilities in pre-primary and school-age deaf children and of principles, methods, and techniques that may facilitate language acquisition process. Prerequisite: DFED 2123. 3 hours

SENIOR COLLOQUIUM

Number of Hours: 
1
Course Category: 
CSCI
Course Number: 
4911

A forum where faculty and students present new developments in computer science. Also, review of
fundamental computer science concepts. Prerequisite: senior-level standing. 1 hour

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