Macquarie University Special Education Centre
Communication for Individuals with High Support Needs - SPED807
This unit addresses communication in persons with high support needs with the aim of preparing teachers or other professionals to work with these individuals. The unit examines both practical and conceptual issues with a focus on the use of research-evidence-based decision making. Specifically considered are theoretical and conceptual issues related to communication, communication options (including aided and unaided augmentative and alternative communication), and assessment approaches, as well as naturalistic and structured intervention strategies.
S1 Day - Session 1, North Ryde, Day
S1 External - Session 1, External (On-campus dates: Compulsory)
|Staff Contact(s):||Associate Professor Mark Carter|
Institute of Early Childhood
Faculty of Human Sciences
For unit timetable information and session dates for external offerings please visit the Timetables@Macquarie Website.