Simulated Hearing Loss

  • To give yourself a temporary CHL so that you can obtain an idea of how it feels to have a temporary HL
    2 Place cotton in BOTH ears and listen to speech in the following 4 situations:
  • Have at least a 10 to 15 minute conversation on the telephone
    » Watch television or videos on the internet for at least 30 minutes
  • Have a 10 to 15 minute conversation with someone in another room or with the television on in the same room at at a level
    where you can hear the speech of the actors/actresses
  • Have a 10 to 15 conversation with someone in a noisy situation (i.e. restaurant, bowling alley, arcade, etc)
    2 Write a 1 page paper (must be 1 FULL page) a
    » Discuss the following:
    1 Describe your 4 situations
    2 Describe how you felt in each of the 4 situations
    1 Describe how you were able to hear in each of the 4 situations Be
    1 Describe how your conversation partner(s) reacted to you in any of the situations that involved a conversation partner(s)