Calendar of Events

To register, please click on the Register link at the bottom of the event description. Alternatively print off the Continuing Professional Education Course Registration Form (PDF 319KB) below. Fill it out and fax/post it to RIDBC Renwick Centre.

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Hearing Impairment Courses
When: Throughout 2014
Location: Online
Course Code: RC484
Presented by: Dr Jane Madell

This is a series of six online lectures related to all areas of audiology. These sessions can be accessed live and/ or via a recording at a later date. This is the first seminar. This seminar has been endorsed by the Audiological Society of Australia for 1.5 CPD points and the AG Bell Academy for Listening and Spoken Language has approved the program to offer 1 LSLS™ CEU.

Vision Impairment Courses
When: Throughout 2014
Location: Online
Course Code: RC486
Presented by: Dr Karen Wolffe

In this series of one-hour recorded presentations, Dr. Karen Wolffe introduces listeners to areas of concern in the lives of children and youth with visual impairments that are often overlooked or under-represented in general education and home settings: Career Education, Social Skills, Recreation & Leisure, Transition, and Independent Living. These are not live events.

Hearing Impairment Courses
When: Throughout 2014
Location: Online
Course Code: RC485
Presented by: Dr Cheryl DeConde Johnson

This series of webinars focus on the analysis of objective and subjective student performance and learning environment data to inform school support services. The five step process begins with development of a student performance profile derived from assessments that traverse academic, social, and communication domains. These seminars have been endorsed by the Audiological Society of Australia for 1.5 CPD points each.

Vision Impairment Courses
When: Tuesday 30 September and Wednesday 1 October 2014
Location: RIDBC Renwick Centre
Course Code: RC451
Presented by: Dr Tim Hartshorne and David Brown

Children who are deafblind frequently engage in troubling behaviors, some which escalate and become difficult to change. While challenging behavior is inevitable in all children, it does not need to become problematic. This training begins by reviewing the basics of education and consultation for children who are deafblind which, when fully implemented, can often reduce the incidence of behavioral issues.

Vision Impairment Courses
When: Friday 3 October 2014 *This recording will be 1 week late*
Location: Online
Course Code: RC452
Presented by: Dr Karen Wolffe

In this series of one-hour presentations, Dr. Karen Wolffe introduces listeners to areas of concern in the lives of children and youth with visual impairments that are often overlooked or under-represented in general education and home settings: Career Education, Social Skills, Recreation & Leisure, Transition, and Independent Living.

Hearing Impairment Courses
When: Wednesday 8 October 2014
Location: Online
Course Code: RC459
Presented by: Dr Jane Madell

This is a series of six online lectures related to all areas of audiology. These sessions can be accessed live and/ or via a recording at a later date. This is the fifth seminar. This seminar has been endorsed by the Audiological Society of Australia for 1.5 CPD points and the AG Bell Academy for Listening and Spoken Language to offer 1 LSLS™ CEU.

Hearing Impairment Courses
When: 12pm Tuesday 14 October 2014
Location: Online
Course Code: RC474
Presented by: Dr Cheryl DeConde Johnson

This online tutorial session will focus on setting goals for your student. This event has been endorsed by the AG Bell Academy of Listening and Spoken Language for 1 CEU.

Hearing Impairment Courses
When: Friday 24 October 2014
Location: RIDBC Renwick Centre
Course Code: RC450
Presented by: Keynote Address by Professor Peter Hauser and program by professionals from around Australia

This biannual symposium will follow on from the successful 2012 event. There will be a specific focus on  curriculum, pedagogy and assessment for students using Auslan in Australian schools. The program is available.

Hearing Impairment Courses
When: Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 October 2014
Location: RIDBC Renwick Centre
Course Code: RC463
Presented by: Keynote Presenters Dr Peter Hauser and Dr Karen Emmorey

This is a collaboration between the RIDBC Renwick Centre and La Trobe University.
This Symposium is the fourth in the Deaf Studies Research Symposium series, following similar events in 1998, 2003 and 2008. RIDBC Renwick Centre looks forward to continuing this tradition of sharing ground-breaking research in Deaf Studies, with a special focus on Deaf people’s language, culture, history and education.The theme of the event is ‘The Deaf Brain’ – neuroscience is becoming one of the most

Hearing Impairment Courses
When: Monday 27-Friday 31 October 2014
Location: RIDBC Renwick Centre
Course Code: RC458
Presented by: Dr Breda Carty, Dr Susannah Macready and Darlene Thornton

This week long workshop will present new information about Deaf History, and will include a ‘mini-conference’ where participants are encouraged to present their own work and receive constructive feedback. The workshop will also provide practical opportunities for learning how to find, analyse and share historical resources and research.

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