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ASL  101 - American Sign Language 1 (4)

Prerequisite: None. Not open to native signers. Study of the fundamentals of American Sign Language. Preparation for visual/gestural communication including basic information relating to Deaf culture, intensive work on comprehension skills and grammatical structures. Novice to Beginner proficiency. This course includes a mandatory one-hour weekly group conversation class with a tutor for nine weeks of the semester outside of the class meeting time.

ASL  102 - American Sign Language 2 (4)

Prerequisite: Completion of ASL 101 or equivalent. Not open to native signers. Continuation of the study of the fundamentals of American Sign Language: Comprehension skills, grammatical structures, practice in the production aspects of the language, and exposure to Deaf culture. Upper beginner to moderate proficiency. This course includes a mandatory one-hour weekly group conversation class with a tutor for nine weeks of the semester outside of the class meeting time.

ASL  201 - American Sign Language 3 (4)

Prerequisite: Completion of ASL 102 or equivalent. Not open to native signers. Continuation of the study of the fundamentals of American Sign Language: Comprehension skills, grammatical structures, practice in the production aspects of the language, and exposure to Deaf culture. Moderate to lower advanced proficiency.

ASL  290 - Special Topics in ASL (4)

ASL  390 - Special Topics (1 - 4)

ASL  398 - Dir Reading and Research (1 - 6)