Discusses concepts and principles: advanced vocabulary, grammar patterns, use of space/modulation of signs for time/location. Further explores Deaf Culture. Prerequisites: ASL 001 or CMSI 001 or equivalent.
Dates: May 20 - June 14, 2019; In-class meeting days on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 10am-2pm; Online meeting days on Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays.
Course Description: Discusses concepts and principles: advanced vocabulary, grammar patterns, use of space/modulation of signs for time/location. Further explores Deaf Culture. Pre-requisites: ASL 001 or successful completion of placement interview Student Learning Outcome (SLO): At the conclusion of this course, successful students will be able to: 1. Apply accurate production, grammar, and structural rules in sentences. 2. Demonstrate comprehension and production skills in order to participate in intermediate conversations and produce short narratives. 3. Perform language and social behaviors that are acceptable within United States deaf communities. 4. Examine, compare, and contrast diverse Deaf culture with their own cultures. 5. Produce and document emerging language skills using digital media and tools.
Required materials for this course are: TRUE+WAY ASL Level Two e-workbook (http://www.truewayasl.com) and GoReact account (register your account online via Blackboard.)
Grades are based on attendance and participation, e-workbooks, video assignments, a midterm exam, and a final exam.
Cohen Hall 102 (View Campus Map)
to on Tuesday and Thursday
Online Course (View Campus Map)