Course DescriptionEnhance your knowledge of the ear, various levels of hearing loss and practical use of Sign Language. Emphasis is placed on American Sign Language as a component of total communication. Practice receptive and expressive skills, body language, facial expression and classifiers. Basic issues are covered such as deaf and hard of hearing populations and cochlear implants. Examine new vocabulary with an emphasis placed on increasing Sign Language fluency in both the receptive and expressive modes of communication.
Applies to the following Programs
- American Sign Language : Program of Studies / Mandatory Courses