UCC CPD courses

Cochlear Implants, Implantable Hearing Devices and Impact on Communication for Children and Adults 

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Duration3 Days
QualificationsCert of Attendance
Fees€120 (See Fees and Costs for full details). See Fees and Costs for full details.
Closing Date5th April 2024
Start Date11th - 13th April 2024


Course Objective:

This course addresses the technological development and clinical applications of implantable hearing devices (including cochlear implants, BAHA, middle ear implants and brainstem implants) and their impact on deaf children and adults. 


Course Content: 

Past and current technological advances, assessment and habilitation protocols, the role of interdisciplinary and interagency working, the impact of implantation on deaf children and adults with and without complex needs 


Students will attend the University for a variety of activities including but not limited to: lectures/seminars/interactive workshops/collaborative groupwork. (Participants may need to participate in some directed reading before the sessions).  

*Please note that the intention is to run this offering face-to-face on campus. However, please note that the mode of delivery is subject to change depending upon the national guidance on the Covid-19 pandemic at the time. Also, please note that participant numbers will be strictly limited.


Fees and Costs

€120 (See Fees and Costs for full details).

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