Course Information
Course Code LING 1P00
Course Title American Sign Language I
Description Basic signing vocabulary and grammar, including a brief history of sign language. Focus on basic finger spelling, ASL terminology, expressive and receptive vocabulary, sentence structure, and conversational signs. Examination of issues in deaf culture. Introduces the Direct Experience method.
Course Format Lectures, seminar, 3 hours per week.
Restrictions open to APLI (single or combined), ALTS, HEAR, SPLS (single or combined), CHYS (single or combined), CHYS BA (Honours)/BEd (Primary/Junior), HESC, SLSC and TESC Certificate students until date specified in Registration guide.