The influence of screen time on the language development of children

Expiry Date
: 09/05/2029
CPD Units
: 2.00 Points
: Not yet rated.

The study revealed that the amount of screen time at an early age can have negative effects on language development - with older age of onset of viewing showing some benefits.

Keywords: language development, speech therapy, child development

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Educational Objectives

Educational Aim:
The article aims to explore or discuss topics related to communication disorders, likely through presenting original research, reviewing existing literature, or offering theoretical insights within the South African context.

Educational Outcomes:
Upon completion of this module practitioners should have a clear understanding of:

  1. Gain insight into communication disorders in South Africa.
  2. Learn about recent research findings.
  3. Enhance skills in applying evidence-based practices for diagnosis and treatment.

Instructions for this Module

  • Read the supplied reading material and complete the quiz that follows;
  • You have three attempts to pass the quiz;
  • The pass grade is 70%;
  • You need to pass the quiz to claim your CPD certificate;
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