Jan 16, 2021  
2020-2021 Online Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Online Catalog

ASL 101 - American Sign Language I


This course is designed to introduce the student to American Sign Language, the visual-gestural language of Deaf persons, and Deaf Culture and to develop receptive and expressive communication skills with incorporation of visual-gestural techniques, ASL vocabulary, basic rules of grammar, syntax and some cultural features of the Deaf community.
Prerequisite(s): ENG 097 , if required. Students whose records and tests indicate the need for review in the fundamentals of language will be assigned to Communication skills courses.
Co-requisite(s): ASL 102 , except when taken as modern language requirement only
3 lecture hours per week
3 credit hours