This course is for those who have no knowledge of American Sign Language (ASL). You will learn the basics of ASL including vocabulary, non-manual signals, grammar and syntax. Learn to exchange personal information, identify others, give simple directions, talk about living situations, leisure activities and more. This course will also include an introduction to the Deaf culture. Course covers units 1-3 in the Signing Naturally Level 1 Curriculum. Class includes a lab component weeks three to ten as indicated in the second line of the schedule.
Students will need the textbook for the first night of class.
Due to our campus closure as a result of Covid-19, this course will not be taught in class at the Oshawa or Whitby Campus. The instructor will be teaching this course via an online video communications system (Zoom or other). Face-to-face online classes will take place during normally scheduled class time. Assignments and tests will be posted using Durham College’s Desire2Learn based Learning Management System called DC Connect. Students will need a computer with webcam, audio, and a reliable high-speed internet connection to participate.
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We are currently maintaining a waitlist for this course. If you would like your name added to the waitlist, please contact the Registration Call Centre at 905.721.3000.
Unfortunately, registration is no longer available for this course. Please check the upcoming semester or feel free to browse our website for other courses of interest. You may also click on the link above this course on the course detail page to be notified when a new class is added.
We are currently maintaining a waitlist for this course. If you would like your name added to the waitlist, please contact Enrolment Services at 905.721.3000.
|11492||Tue||12-MAY-20 to 11-AUG-20||06:40 pm - 09:40 pm||42||Oshawa||Linda Doucet||$268.02|
|10093||Tue||15-SEP-20 to 15-DEC-20||06:40 pm - 09:40 pm||42||Oshawa C-WING C135||Linda Doucet||$268.02|