Calendar of Events

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2015 Calendar of Events

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e-Learning Courses
When: Commencing 4 March 2015
Location: Online
Course Code: RC501
Presented by: Dr Shirin Antia

This online lecture series will focus on the role of the Itinerant Support Teacher: Hearing as they support students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing (DHH) in the mainstream classroom. These one hour lectures are available to watch live and will be recorded. All registrations will receive a link to the captioned recording. These lectures have been accredited by the AG Bell Academy.

e-Learning Courses
When: Check listings
Location: Online
Course Code: RC503
Presented by: All Australian Program

This series of 6 lectures will feature case studies of complex and challenging cases. Each lecture will be streamed live and recorded. Each registration will receive a link to the captioned recording and all handout materials 7-10 days after each live event. This page allows you to register for all 6 lectures. If you would prefer to watch individual session, follow the links in each title.

Each lecture has been endorsed for 1.5 CPD points under activity code ESA.

e-Learning Courses
When: Commencing on 23 April 2015
Location: Online
Course Code: RC502
Presented by: All Australian Program

This online lecture series will focus on the role of the Specialist Teachers of Students with Vision Impairment as they support students who are Blind or have Vision impairment (BVI) in the mainstream classroom. These one hour lectures are available to watch live and will be recorded.

Hearing Impairment Courses
When: Wednesday 2 and Thursday 3 September 2015
Location: RIDBC Renwick Centre
Course Code: RC547
Presented by: Dr Andy Cornes

This workshop will provide a systematic review of the worldwide literature and prevalence rates of different types of disorder and then examine current research in Australia. Dr Cornes will provide a definition and commentary on the etiology and presentation of such problems, examine assessment tools that may be used and discuss the range of problems identified in populations of children with hearing loss.

Hearing Impairment Courses
When: Friday 4 September 2015
Location: RIDBC Renwick Centre
Course Code: RC560
Presented by: Presenters from Australia and the UK
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A one day conference for visiting teachers and other professional supporting students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing in mainstream settings. Sessions will address a range of topics in the areas of: Social and Emotional Wellbeing, Audiology and General Education/ Teaching Practice. Dr Andy Cornes will provide the keynote address. 

e-Learning Courses
When: 8 September 2016 * New date
Location: Online
Course Code: RC556
Presented by: Marion Blaze and Annette Godfrey-Magee

Students with vision impairments need ‘Tools in the tool box’. They also need to know what it’s best to use and for what purpose. Sometimes simpler is better. We will explore ‘low tech’ options.

e-Learning Courses
When: 11:30 am10 September 2015 * New Time
Location: Online
Course Code: RC520
Presented by: Dr Shirin Antia

This online lecture series will focus on the role of the Itinerant Support Teacher: Hearing as they support students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing (DHH) in the mainstream classroom. These one hour lectures are available to watch live and will be recorded. All registrations will receive a link to the captioned recording. This lecture has been accredited by the AG Bell Academy for Listening and Spoken Language for 1 CEU.

Braille Courses
When: Monday 14 September 2015
Location: RIDBC Renwick Centre
Course Code: RC549
Presented by: Josie Howse

This workshop in the first instance will explore all the practical elements of an examination in Braille from the various perspectives of the student, the producer and the teacher: looking at the skills that need to be applied by the student and the methodologies essential to presenting accessible and equitable examinations in braille.

Vision Impairment Courses
When: Tuesday 15 and Wednesday 16 September 2015
Location: RIDBC Renwick Centre
Course Code: RC550
Presented by: Tom Smith

This course has been designed for mainstream teachers and teachers of VI students to provide practical skills to create accessible resources.

Vision Impairment Courses
When: Thursday 17 and Friday 18 September 2015
Location: RIDBC Renwick Centre
Course Code: RC551
Presented by: Program is now available!

This biennial two day conference is designed for educators, school support staff, therapists and stakeholders who support students with vision loss. Presentation topics include curriculum, pedagogy, accessibility and orientation and mobility.

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