EDU 110 Beginning American Sign Language/Lab I (3 credits)

Hours: 3 classroom + 0 lab/studio
Taught: Variable, check w/ department
The purpose of this course is to provide students with an opportunity to learn the basics of sign language for use in the community when engaging with someone who is Deaf or Hard of Hearing. In order to learn the effective use of sign language, everyday communication is the centerpiece of every lesson in this course. Vocabulary and language topics revolve around sharing information about our environment and us. Grammar is introduced in context, with an emphasis on developing question and answering skills using sign language. Students enrolled in this course will learn conversational strategies to help maintain a conversation. Interaction activities allow students to rehearse what is learned.
Repeatable: No

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