Credit Courses

2015-2016 Catalog (Courses updated for 2016-2017)

Sign Language (SGN)

SGN* E101 Sign Language I

A first course of study of American Sign Language, the visual language used by the Deaf Community in the United States. This course covers the fundamentals of the basic structure of ASL grammar, vocabulary, finger spelling/numbers, visual-gestural communication, and information related to Deaf Culture. Special emphasis will be focused on ASL applications in education.

  • Credits: 3
  • Elective Code: H

SGN* E102 American Sign Language II

A second course is the study of American Sign Language used by the Deaf Community in the United States. This course continues to cover the fundamentals of the basic structure of ASL grammar, vocabulary, fingerspelling/numbers, visual-gestural communication, and information related to Deaf Culture and History. Special emphasis will be focused on its application in education.
Prerequisite: SGN* E101
  • Credits: 3
  • Elective Code: H

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