Course code: LPAR105P
Subject area: Languages
Study level: Part Time
Course level: U
7:00pm - 9:00pm
21st Sep 2020 - 7th Dec 2020
01235 555 585
Do you have difficulty following a conversation even though you may wear a hearing aid? If you have become deaf or hard of hearing then practising lipreading can really improve communication. Coming to a lipreading class can help you learn to manage your hearing loss in a relaxed atmosphere.
You wiil learn how to recognise some sounds that are visible on the lips and how to use other tactics to support lipreading.By the end of this course you should be able to...• recognise visible speech sounds and their value• recognise which consonants look alike on the lips• understand the process of lipreading and the various skills used• understand the factors that make lipreading easier.• you will be able to identify which sounds can be seen, which look alike and why.• develop an awareness of other skills used to lipread: for example,memory, concentration, observation, awareness of rhythm, situation, context, facial expression and body language
Straightforward written sentences are used in exercises and on the board to confirm spoken words.
Please note there will be no teaching sessions on 26/10/2021
Abingdon and Witney College is subject to Ofsted regulation and is required to work with all its students to make sure they understand Government initiatives around Safeguarding, Prevent and Fundamental British Values. Information on these matters will be shared with you during your course.
You will also be asked to complete monitoring paperwork, which helps us to deliver course content to the highest quality.
16 - 18 Fee
Tuition Fee: £76.00Exam Fee: £0.00Books: £25.00
Total Cost: £101.00
19+ Reduced Fee
Tuition Fee: £0.00Exam Fee: £0.00Books: £25.00
Total Cost: £25.00