DIS 681 :: Multicultural Issues in Disability
Fall 2018 @UH Manoa

CRN:
83692
Credit Hours:
3
Instructor:
Kiriko Takahashi
kiriko@hawaii.edu
Instructional Mode:
Online
Instructional Mode:
Online
Dates:
08/20/2018 - 12/06/2018
Schedule Notes:
Most coursework via Laulima or Canvas; Some live/recorded sessions on Blackboard Elluminate
Course Description:
This course emphasizes knowledge and a foundational understanding of disability related cultural variances with the intent of supporting individuals from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and their families.
Textbooks:
Contact the instructor.
Technical Requirements:
1. Computer, IPad, Android, or Smart Phone with internet access.
2. Headphones or other means of accessing auditory information on the computer or telephone.
3. Microphone or other means of participating in live discussion and presenting, or telephone.
4. Additional installation of JavaScript and other setting adjustments may be required to access Elluminate/blackboard. Prior to our first scheduled class, go to http://www.blackboard.com/Platforms/Collaborate/Overview.aspx and click “support” to make sure your computer is set up to access ElluminateLive/blackboard.
Additional Notes:
The instructor is committed to making this course fully accessible to all students, including modeling the principles of Universal Design for Instruction. If you have questions or concerns about course readings or requirements, or would like to request disability-related or other accommodations, please contact the instructor.
Updated:
Thursday, March 8, 2018 11:15:20