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ASL 101

Introductory American Sign Language I

This professional elective course is designed for hearing students wishing to acquire some of the basic vocabulary and grammatical structures of American Sign Language (ASL). Through active participation, students learn to communicate in ASL, developing their ability to understand and use ASL fingerspelling, simple affirmative and interrogative statements. Students also learn to converse in ASL. By the end of this course, students should know 500 signs. Students with restricted dexterity may find the production of signs challenging.
Weekly Contact: Lecture:3 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1
Liberal Studies: LL







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*List may not include courses that are on a common table shared between programs.

American Sign Language

  • ASL 101
    Introductory American Sign Language I
  • ASL 201
    Introductory American Sign Language II
  • ASL 301
    Intermediate American Sign Language I
  • ASL 401
    Intermediate American Sign Language II