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NTID Communication Studies and Services course materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITDSA-0184

Scope and Contents

This collection of NTID Communication Studies and Services course materials contains both curriculum for CSS courses and training guides produced and/or used by the Communication Studies and Service department. The course materials date from the 1970s and 1980s and include the following courses: Introduction to Communication, Interpersonal Communication, Pronunciation, Effective Oral Communication, Advanced Communication for Group Presentation, Effective Simultaneous Communication, and Language Learning through Songs and Poems. Several of the training guides and booklets are by Wrenn and Schwarzrock, and others were published by NTID. Some notable titles are: Communication for the Job Interview, Idioms and Slang, and Resume writing kit.


  • Creation: 1975-1999

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Biographical / Historical

"The Communication Studies and Services Department (CSS) provides a broad range of support and opportunity for deaf and hard-of-hearing students who want to expand communication skills that will serve them—both during and after college—in educational, professional, community, and other settings.

Whether you seek audiology, speech-language, or cochlear implant services, you can count on CSS faculty and staff to work with you to determine your needs and provide assistance.

All students, whether they choose to use Spoken English or ASL, can benefit from the Communication Studies curriculum. Courses are designed to help students hone their communication skill set and enhance their ability to connect in their personal and professional lives."

From, retrieved 23 January 2019.


3.5 Linear Feet (5 Document boxes, 2 binders)




Binders, booklets, and publications from the NTID Communication Studies and Services department.


Materials are organized by course.

Physical Location

C.S. North, Shelf 262

Other Finding Aids

In addition to this finding aid, an inventory is available below. For more information, please contact the RIT Archive Collections.

NTID Communication Studies and Services course materials

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was donated to the RIT Archive Collections by the NTID Communication Studies and Services department.

Accession number: 2018:003

NTID Communication Studies and Services course materials
RIT/NTID Deaf Studies Archive
Ella von Holtum
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Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archives Repository

Rochester NY 14623 USA