Discover Sign Language Series

Discover Sign Language Series

48 Course Hrs
  • Details
  • Syllabus
  • Requirements

Details

Discover Sign Language will teach you how to sign basic phrases and complete sentences and how to put it all together, allowing you to introduce yourself and start a conversation. Along the way, you will learn signs for colors, numbers, locations, family, and the activities you like to do.

Discover Sign Language II will teach you how build phrases and sentences with vocabulary learned in Discover Sign Language 1, as well as learning new vocabulary. You will practice phrases and sentences by recording your own signing and uploading it for the instructor and classmates to review. You will also continue to explore Deaf culture by learning about the history of Deaf culture in the United States and technological implications on the modern-day Deaf community.

Enrollment Options:
Instructor-Led
Course Code: B9830
Start Dates*May 13 | Jun 17 | Jul 15 | Aug 12
*Choose start date in cart
$199.00 USD $214.00

Syllabus

Discover Sign Language

1              Getting Started

2              Fingerspelling

3              Introducing Yourself

4              Getting to Know You

5              Continuing the Conversation

6              Talking About Family

7              Extended Family and Beyond

8              A Sign for the Times

9              More Time on Your Hands

10            Feelings and Traits

11            Clothing and Hairstyle

12            Food and Animals

 

Discover Sign Language II

1              Basic Introductions

2              Asking Basic Questions

3              Emotions

4              Placing Food and Drink Orders

5              Locating Objects

6              Sports and Recreation

7              Holidays

8              Emergencies

9              Jobs and Careers

10           Weather

11            Family

12            Colors and Animals

Requirements

Hardware Requirements:

  • This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac device.

Software Requirements:

  • PC: Windows 8 or later.
  • Mac: OS X Snow Leopard 10.6 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader. Click here to download the Acrobat Reader.
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.

Other:

  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.

Instructional Material Requirements:

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.