Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Education, E-learning and Management Technology

Issues and Challenges of Education for Disabilities (Blind) in Muslim Community in Malaysia by using Braille

Authors
Ahmad Yunus Mohd Noor, Wan Kamal Mujani
Corresponding Author
Ahmad Yunus Mohd Noor
Available Online August 2016.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/iceemt-16.2016.124How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Learning Disabilities, Malaysia, Braille, Issues, challenges
Abstract
The production of Braille code is important to people with learning disabilities especially those who have sight problem. This article attempts to find out the issues and challenges of learning disabilities experienced by members of the association PERTIS using Braille approach. The study also aims to identify the level of knowledge, understanding and practice of the use of Braille among the members of the association. This study undertakes an analysis of people with learning disabilities based on issues and challenges as the main sources of reference by adopting the document analysis method. The outcome of this article suggests that the Malaysia government needs to make improvements in order to enhance the quality of education for people with learning disabilities and create a special education program for them. Besides that the methods and point solutions to the problems faced by this kind of people is considered as a new issue and supposed to be handled by government and private sector.
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Proceedings
2016 International Conference on Education, E-learning and Management Technology
Part of series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
August 2016
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978-94-6252-223-7
ISSN
2352-5398
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https://doi.org/10.2991/iceemt-16.2016.124How to use a DOI?
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