Advanced Theory and Practice in Orientation and Mobility
Providing an in-depth examination of major orientation and mobility (O and M) theories and approaches necessary for delivering complex O and M services to people with multiple disabilities including vision impairment. Topics covered will include: identification and specification of complex O and M service delivery models and approaches; evaluation of ethical and legal frameworks in complex client service delivery; family and client-centred service delivery.
|Faculty||Faculty of Education and Arts|
|School||School of Education|
Semester 1 - 2017
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
Topics covered will include: Duty of care and legal framework in complex casework; risk management and best practice service delivery; advanced theory and practice of kinesiology; advanced theory and practice in tactual and haptic perception; psychosocial dimensions and theory of O and M; advanced O and M technology and GPS services; management approaches and administration of service delivery; and dog guides. Exposure to and analysis of current professional literature.
Face to Face On Campus 20 day(s) per Term
|Timetable||2016 Course Timetables for EDUC6113|