Chapter 3 Introductory Level: Own communication strengths and difficulties

Young people discussing their own communication strengths and difficulties.

Instructions:

Watch the video clip below. In the video clip, several young people talk about their communication, and their own speech, language and communication needs. The video clips are from a number of different young people who have responded to a question from the interviewer such as ‘what’s your communication like’ or ‘do you always understand what your tutors say to you?’

Task:

As you watch the video clip, you may wish to consider the following questions:

  • What are your initial thoughts as you watch this video?
  • How do the young people perceive their own speech, language and communication?

You may find some useful resources to help you with your answer here in Supporting Materials.