Speech science 220

Module code SWL 220
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
Module content

*Closed – requires departmental selection
South African sign language in relation to international sign languages. The principles of sign language – lexicon and grammar. The role and utilisation of sign language interpreters. Augmentative and alternative communication. Different issues and principles related to augmentative and alternative communication intervention: multicomponent systems, requisites and support systems. The application of different systems, in particular the use of technology in daily living.

Module credits 10.00
Prerequisites SWL 110,120
Contact time 2 lectures per week
Language of tuition Afrikaans and English are used in one class
Department Speech Language Pathology and Audiology
Period of presentation Semester 2

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