Survey current systems of manual communications with an emphasis on American Sign Language. Focus on the manual alphabet, fingerspelling and vocabulary acquisition as well as on syntactical and grammatical structures that govern the language. Upon completion, students will have studied approximately 500 lexical sign items and be able to communicate in a rudimentary manner with deaf and hard-of-hearing children and adults.
Term: Summer 2022
Course Type: Credit - 3 Credits
Ways to take the class: Online Sync
Time: 12:30PM to 2:25PM
Start Date: 05/23/2022
End Date: 07/01/2022
Instructor: Damian M Forkner
Class Size: 18
General Education Requirement: Arts and Humanities
Section Info: Note; Attendance in online class sessions on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 12:30pm-2:25pm is mandatory for this section.