How Hearing Loss Affects Acquisition of Language


This essay question focuses on how hearing loss affects the acquisition of spoken language. Discuss in detail how factors other than hearing loss may have a negative impact on language development in children.  Also discuss the expected and/or predicted language characteristics of preschool and school age children with hearing loss.  Finally, discuss ways in which you can assess the language of a preschool and/or child with hearing loss.

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