Oct 01, 2022  
2022-2023 Catalog 
    
2022-2023 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)