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2017-2018 Archived Catalog 
2017-2018 Archived Catalog

ASL.-100 American Sign Language I

Credits 4 / 4 Contact Hours
Placement into RDGN-016 (ACSR-016). 
In this course, students will study the basic structure of American Sign Language through interaction and storytelling.  Reading assignments will emphasize the life and culture of American Deaf people.  Specific ASL Discourse conversational cues and norms will be covered in order to support students’ language and cultural immersion experiences while attending Deaf Community Events.  Students will be exposed to the many career paths that can be enhanced by the study of ASL, as well as those specific to ASL fluency, such as sign language interpreter education.