Course Details

AMSL 116 American Sign Language Level II

4 hours lecture, 4 units
Grade Only

Description: This course is a continuation of the study of American Sign Language (ASL) at the beginning intermediate level. Emphasis is placed on increasing development of students' receptive and expressive skills through ASL vocabulary, fingerspelling and knowledge of Deaf culture. Instruction includes a natural approach to teaching a second language by exposing students to authentic conversations in the classroom. This course is designed for students and/or professionals interested in working and interacting with Deaf people.