This is a three part webinar that provides participants with the knowledge and skills on how to work with a young early braille user.
This webinar explores early childhood development, the role of vision and visual development and then the implications for a child's development due to their vision impairment.
This webinar provides participants with strategies to assist in including children with vision impairment in your class or community setting.
This online series course provides the knowledge and strategies to work with grammar and language structure with students who are Deaf or hard of hearing.
This series invites hearing aid and cochlear implant manufacturers to provide updates, tips, tricks, and troubleshooting advice about their devices.
Clinically the IMP is a normed instrument which documents and assesses when (or whether) an infant’s innate vocal behaviours transition to audition-led imitations of speech and salient words.
This course provided the participants with an overview of the strengths of children and adolescents with vision impairments and deafblindness related to motor skills and physical activity.
This webinar explores the concepts, testing and reporting of visual fields when the Bjerrum Tangent Screen and Goldmann Perimeter have been used in assessment.
This annual event is an opportunity for Teachers of the Deaf to learn about new research, engage with peers and investigate new resources.
This series focused on assessment tools that can support the work of orientation and mobility specialists.
This series on sensory efficiency is intended to provide those working with learners who are blind and low vision with information related to maximising the use of the various senses.
Sleep is vitally important for children and their parents!
We offer a variety of real-time, on-demand, online, and in-person courses to take your career to the next level.
NextSense Institute can customise professional learning to focus on your school or workplace needs. This includes in-person, online, or pre-recorded content.
Get the qualifications you need with the Master of Disability Studies, administered and delivered by NextSense Institute in affiliation with Macquarie University.
Meet the professional staff who work at NextSense Institute.
The Rydge Family Library holds a specialised collection of resources designed to support NextSense Institute's research and postgraduate programs and the information needs of NextSense staff.
The NextSense Institute (formerly RIDBC Renwick Centre) podcast is a regular series that discusses hearing and vision education and health—from new resources to emerging ideas and hot-button issues.
This scholarship is for postgraduate coursework or research students specialising in the field of deafness and hearing loss.