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Social haptic communication

Closed for application
1 ECTS

MODULE DESCRIPTION

The course gives an overview of social-haptic communication as a communication approach for people with sensory loss (visual impaired, hearing impaired, dual sensory impaired), other client groups (dementia, learning difficulties etc.) with friends, family and professionals.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Upon completion of the course, the student will
  • Know the most important concepts related to social-haptic communication
  • Understand the basics of how touch messages are produced and received
  • Explore how haptic exploration can be express by other senses
  • Share future development possibilities; touch messages received by smart clothes

Module level: Advanced

Degree level: Master

Language: English

Study mode: Online

ECTS: 1

Enrolment period: Continuous

Additional information: This course is studied independently online and at your own pace.

Application Form: Please fill this form to apply. If you have any questions about applying, please contact mobility.tau@tuni.fi.

University

Tampere University

Participation info

The admission is currently possible for learners from ECIU partner universities. Please fill the above form to apply. If you have any questions about applying, please contact mobility.tau@tuni.fi.