This Competency Unit enables the learner to acquire skills and knowledge to support special needs children/ young persons with communication difficulties within early childhood education centres and disability service centres.
‘N’ Level or equivalent
The unit will be taught using a combination of lecture presentation, visual media, observation and feedback and group discussions.
Assessments methods includes observation and planning report and practical performance.
- Understanding communication
- Assistive Technology and Augmentative and Alternative
- Supporting implementation of communication strategies and evaluation of programme
- Working collaboratively with families and professionals