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ASL 100s


ASL 101R LAB,LEC,TUT 0.50Course ID: 015565
American Sign Language 1
This introductory course in American Sign Language (ASL) teaches students to manage everyday communication in ASL and integrate Deaf Culture and Deaf Community content. Grammar is introduced in context with an emphasis on developing question and answer skills.
[Note: Conducted entirely in ASL. No prior knowledge of ASL is expected.]

ASL 102R LAB,LEC,TUT 0.50Course ID: 015566
American Sign Language 2
This course extends the introduction to sign language by refining the skills attained in ASL 101R (American Sign Language 1) to include personal conversations and storytelling. Cultural notes and videos add to information on Deaf Culture and Deaf Community. Grammar includes an emphasis on giving directions and adding description.
[Note: Conducted entirely in ASL.]
Prereq: ASL 101R