EDU 5515 C92 (graduate) or EDU 4710 CFS39 (undergraduate)
|Instructor:||Melissa Kate Adams|
|Location:||July 8-November 30, 2019. In-person July 8, 2019 - July 12, 2019 with the remainder of the course in an online environment.|
|Dates and Times:||July 8-November 30, 2019. July 8-12 from 9 am- 3 pm with a daily one hour lunch break.|
|Credits:||3 graduate or undergraduate credits|
Note: Course payment or purchase order of $975 payable to CASTLETON UNIVERSITY is due at the time of registration. A purchase order number can be entered into the online registration form. Financial & Registration Services, Castleton University, 62 Alumni Drive, Castleton, VT 05735. To help us ensure that your payment is applied to the correct course, PLEASE WRITE “CFS” IN THE CHECK MEMO LINE. Thank you.
This course introduces students to the fundamentals of American Sign Language (ASL), focuses on building receptive and expressive skills through a visual-gestural modality, and provides an overview of Deaf culture.
This course is offered at the graduate and undergraduate level. Undergraduates will be expected to participate fully in discussions, activities, and assignments and the instructor will differentiate certain outcomes and expectations when necessary.
Audience: Anyone who has passed ASL 1 with a B or higher.
At the end of this course, the students will able to:
Lectures will include demonstration of grammar and syntax in ASL with every new topic. New vocabulary will be given in every class. Also regional signs and the importance of flexibility will be discussed.
Costs for required texts, if any, are not included in course cost.
ASL: Level 2 student e-workbook. Austin, TX: Purple Moontower. www.aslcolorfulhands.com
(802) 779.3692 text