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American Sign Language 1-Communicating with the Deaf

Code:
ASL 1550

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.

Notes:

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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CRN Day Date Time Hours Location Instructor Fee Availability
11492Tue12-MAY-20 to 11-AUG-2006:40 pm - 09:40 pm42Oshawa Linda Doucet$268.02
10093Tue15-SEP-20 to 15-DEC-2006:40 pm - 09:40 pm42Oshawa C-WING C135Linda Doucet$268.02
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