This one-hour module provides an overview of fundamental concepts important in creating access for deaf people to participate in available programs and services in postsecondary settings.

In this module, you will increase your knowledge and awareness of key concepts including: reasonable accommodations, effective communication, and different types of accommodations. The information in this module will provide you with a foundation for future accommodation planning and conversations.

Learning Objectives

In this module participants will identify:

  • Participants will be able to state the key components of providing effective communication access for deaf individuals.
  • Participants will define the term “accommodation.”
  • Participants will identify some common accommodations deaf people use.

Professional Development Credits:

  • This module is pre-approved for 1 NDC Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Clock Hour and 1 CRCC Clock Hour.