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Orientation and Mobility Fundamentals - SPED921

This unit examines the theory and practice of orientation and mobility (O&M) for children and adults who are blind, have low vision, deafblindness or additional disabilities, within a range of learning environments. Unit content includes an introduction to foundational principles of concept development, spatial orientation and environmental analysis, with practical opportunities to teach and learn orientation and mobility concepts and skills.

Credit Points: 4
When Offered:

S1 External - Session 1, External (with on campus sessions)

Staff Contact(s): Dr Frances Gentle, Ms Claire Farrington

Admission to MDisabilityStud Prerequisite Information


Unit Designation(s):
Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Department of Educational Studies

Faculty of Human Sciences

Course structures, including unit offerings, are subject to change.
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