Course Code: LIXLN2419P

Programme: Course

Adelaide Street Health Centre
19 Adelaide Street


Start Date: 09/10/2019
End Date: 11/12/2019
Day of first lesson: Wednesday
Total length of course: 9 Sessions
Start time of first lesson: 10:00

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Course Description

Develop and improve your lipreading skills and learn alongside people who have similar experiences and develop the ability to watch and feel the shape of spoken English. Throughout this helpful and informative course you will learn: how to build confidence, coping strategies for difficult situations, about technical aids to hearing loss and support services available.

What will you learn?

During the course you will develop the following skills:
* Using lip reading in everyday life
* Understanding different lip shapes
* Finger spelling
* Coping strategies
* Conversation strategies
* Observational skills
* Concentration skills
* Understanding of familiar vocabulary
* Confidence

How will the course be taught?

The course consists of 3 terms of 9 weeks and all sessions classroom based.
Throughout the course you will be taught by a variety of teaching methods including demonstrations, listening practice, practical working in groups/pairs, discussions and demonstrations of practical equipment that can help in a variety of situation

Before you book...


What can I do next?

Adult Education offer a large variety of Leisure Stream courses and Complimentary courses. These can be found online at or by calling 0344 800 8020.

What do I need to bring?

A pen, paper and a ring binder for paperwork and handouts.

Are there any additional costs?

There are no additional costs - all course handouts are included.

How much does the course cost?

This course is FREE

Where can I get further support / advice?

Our learner support team can offer further information about:
* help with fees and / or childcare, books, travel costs etc.
* further advice or guidance about courses or career opportunities
* specific learning, access or disability needs that might affect your learning
please call 0344 800 8020

How do I book a place?

To book online follow the links on this page

Alternatively please call us on 0344 800 8020.