Sign Language (SIGN)

SIGN 101. Beginning Sign Language I. (3 Credits)

This course is designed for students who have had no formal learning of ASL. Students will develop skills in producing and understanding signs and will be introduced to deaf culture.

SIGN 102. Beginning Sign Language II. (3 Credits)

Beginning Sign Language II is an introductory course designed for students who are preparing to work in professions or mission work where they may have contact with persons who are deaf or hard of hearing. This course is a continuation of Beginning Sign Language I and is designed to further provide students with a knowledge of fundamental survival signs. Students also acquire an awareness of the differences between deaf and hearing cultures. This course will be taught in American Sign Language.
Prerequisite: SIGN 101.