Unified English Braille Contractions I

Code: COMM1435

Course description

Using Unified English Braille as a foundation, this course will provide students with an understanding some of the elements of contracted braille. Contracted braille is a short form version of Braille which is space saving and allows for more rapid reading and writing. Students will develop skills in visually identifying, decoding and mechanically producing many code contractions. They will create communication documents using word-signs and group signs.

Course details

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

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Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

Registration dates

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Fall 2021 registration opens July 5, 2021. Winter 2022 registration opens November 1, 2021.