This course will introduce students to the beginning principles and mechanics of Unified English Braille as a method of communication with visually challenged individuals across the age spectrum. Using the Classic Perkins Brailler, students will develop skills to mechanically produce and visually read non contracted “alphabetic” braille. In addition, they will demonstrate the ability to braille simple mathematical concepts to support individuals who may require assistance in decoding braille.
Not all courses are offered each term.Spring 2021 registration opens February 1, 2021. Fall 2021 registration opens July 5, 2021.