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2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ASL 1140 - American Sign Language 1

Credit Hours: 4.0

Prerequisite(s): None
Corequisite(s): None

This course introduces students to the basic components of American Sign Language as used in the deaf community as well as to various manual communication systems and philosophies. The course will give an overview of sign language through general discussion of ASL structure and its use in society today. Instruction will focus on building a basic vocabulary and the communicative skills necessary for elementary interactions with deaf or hearing impaired people who use ASL.

Parallel: College Transfer (A.A. and A.S)