Augmentative and Alternative Communication
For people who have an interest in learning more about augmentative and alternative communication. (Module WPH006)
Module Goals and Description
Upon completion of this module, you should be able to:
- Understand what AAC is and when it is used to assist face-to-face and written communication
- Become familiar with a variety of AAC strategies that can be used with individuals who have communication impairments
- Understand some of the ways that people with physical challenges can access communication devices
- Know how to access AAC services for someone who is experiencing difficulties with communication
After completing this module, there will be an interactive quiz to help reinforce key concepts.
Due to recent security changes in Internet Explorer and Chrome browsers, if you wish to print your completion certificate you must press the “print screen” button on your keyboard and paste the image into a word processor or graphs program (such as Microsoft Word or Photoshop) to print. Alternatively you may use a screen capture tool such as Greenshot and use the print option.