"I really liked every aspect of this course and feel that I can take a lot of information away from it."
"Good overview of AAC devices and allowed user to gain knowledge and make proper choice in what suits students best"
"I liked how each form of communication was covered and the pros and cons to each and everyone. I also liked how it was explained how you can prompt the person without going straight to tell the person."
"I learned that no one system, may be adequate and the technology may be used for different purposes"
"I really enjoyed AAC Devices 101"
"I liked the positive emphasis, the highlighting of the importance of the student’s autonomy and enjoyment and the practical approach she had!"
This overview of AAC devices will help you learn the differnt types of systems.
You will learn about the pros and cons to both the Light and High tech systems.
You will learn that no one system may suit, and to realise the importance of the student’s autonomy.
You will also cover the considerations that should be used for ACC.
It will also give pointers on how you can help and assist an individual who is learning to use their AAC device.