American Sign Language EL

American Sign Language EL



This is a basic course in manual communications. This two semester course concentrates on an introduction to American Sign Language (ASL) as used by the Deaf community in the United States. Students will learn basic words that are used in every day language.

Students will also learn about famous Deaf people, culture, fingerspelling and ASL grammar.  Throughout this course, students will explore the causes of deafness and how technology helped the Deaf community to interact with those who do not know ASL. 


* Prerequisites: None