Nvq 5 Care Sensory Loss Unit 59

|NAME                 |MICHELLE MARTIN                                                                                                                   |
|UNIT 59   SS5.5       |Support Individuals with Sensory Loss with Communication.                                                                         |
|M/601/5252           |                                                                                                                                   |
|1.1                 |Language is verbal and written.   It allows 2 or more individuals to converse through many types of technology.   Face to face,     |
|                     |letter, social media like twitter and Facebook, using the phone, text messages, magazines and books, TV. It is a skill you learn   |
|                     |and expand all your life, but it has always been there from your first memories. Language generally involves sight and/ or hearing|
|                     |only.                                                                                                                             |
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|                     |Communication is very different, though includes Language, it has many other forms.   Communication can be used when there is a     |
|1.1                 |language barrier such as a different language, dialects, cultures, speech impairments, deafness, and impairment of understanding. |
|                     |Communication does not need to be verbal, but can include pictorial, signing, pointing, noises, facial expression, gestures, when |
|                     |there is non-verbal communication it often involves other senses such as touch, sight, and often requires a close proximity of the|
|                     |people conversing.   Also non-verbal communication is often 1:1 though not always, due to the complexity of using...