Structure of American Sign Language   [Archived Catalog]
2016-2017 Catalog [Aug. 2016-Aug. 2017]

ASL 1300 - Structure of American Sign Language

This course is for the advanced signer with limited exposure to American Sign Language. American Sign Language, as used by deaf adults, is studied with an emphasis on the phonological, morphological, semantic, syntactical, and metaphorical aspects of American Sign Language. Current research in the field is examined and discussed.
Prerequisites: ASL 1130 and ENC 1101 or ENC 1101C each with a grade of "C" or better.
Degrees Offered: A.A., A.S.

Credit Hours: 3. Contact Hours: 3.
Student Advising Notes - This course may be taken prior to acceptance into the Sign Language Interpretation Program if the student has met prerequisites for the course. The course can help students prepare for the PACE.