ASL100: Introduction to American Sign Language
ASL100: Introduction to American Sign Language - 4 Hours
This course is designed to give a basic knowledge of the language of sign and finger spelling for communication with the Deaf. Basics of the following subject matter will be covered: laws affecting individuals who are deaf, the sign language continuum, history of sign language, education of deaf students, Deaf Community and Deaf culture, audiological information, and careers utilizing sign language. The course is directed to persons working with the Deaf, particularly CART providers, employers or employees, or those who have family members who are deaf or hard of hearing.