Introduction to the Unified English Braille Code

Code: COMM1425

Course description

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.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Start Date
Start Date: May. 24, 2021
Delivery: Remote Learning - eConestoga
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
Cost: $307.50
End date: Aug. 29, 2021
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Spring 2021 registration opens February 1, 2021. Fall 2021 registration opens July 5, 2021.