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Understanding the different methods for teaching Deaf children in the UK

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Course Title:

Understanding the different methods for teaching Deaf children in the UK

Course Number:

CZNO L21159


Distance Learning Course

Learning Area:



Level 1 (Mixed)


Sally Petch

Start Date:

20 April 2021

End Date:

20 April 2021

Session Time(s):

Tuesday between 18:30 and 20:30

Total Sessions:


Total Hours:


Class Size:

Between 8 and 20 learners.


NOTE: This course has already finished.

Course Information

This is an online course taught via Zoom

Total Hours: 2 hours online with the tutor Sally Petch.

What will I be learning?

  • About the different approaches to deaf education in the UK. 
  • The main aim of the course is:

- To raise awareness of different options in the education of deaf children

- To signpost where further information can be found

Does the course lead to a qualification?

No. It doesn’t lead to a qualification but learners who complete the course will be given a certificate of attendance on request.

What does the course involve?

A two-hour session over Zoom. 

There will be short lectures, explanations, and a final Question & Answer session.

Who is the course for?

The course is aimed at parents, grandparents classroom assistants and health visitors who are looking for information on how deaf children are and could be educated.

What do I need to bring?

You may want pen and paper if you want to take any notes, although the slides will be sent to participants after the event.

To connect to your online course via Zoom, you will need: 

  • An electronic device of your choice connected to the Internet 
  • An email address  
  • Headphones or speakers and microphone (these can be built into your device) 

Are there any additional costs?

This is a free course. There are no additional costs.

On completion of this course, you could progress to:

A centre based qualification course (when Covid restrictions ease)

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Venue Information

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Derby Adult Learning Service, Online Learning Course, DE0 0NA


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