Prerequisite: Department consent required.
Meets with SP ED 5600. Students are assigned a practicum setting with hearing impaired children/youth for 15 weeks under the direct supervision of a cooperating teacher for a total of 450 clock hours. Emphasis is on the teacher as a team member, problem solver, and consultant. Students will identify, analyze, and interpret communication, learning, and behavior problems; maintain evaluation systems; and implement and manage educational programming for students with hearing impairments.