Master of Education (Hons.)
Faculty of Education
Lowe, Kaye, An evaluation of the effectiveness of Irlen photopic transmittance lenses in overcoming reading disabilites, Master of Education (Hons.) thesis, Faculty of Education, University of Wollongong, 1989. http://ro.uow.edu.au/theses/2337
This project sets out to evaluate the effectiveness of the Irlen Photopic Transmittance Lenses (tinted lenses) as a therapy for reading disability. Specifically, a case-study methodology was applied to sixteen subjects who had been prescribed tinted lenses. As well , experimental simulations were devised to examine the performance of these subjects in a variety of reading and writing contexts.