American Sign Language 1a: Introduction
Did you know that American Sign Language (ASL) is the third most commonly used language in North America? American Sign Language 1a: Introduction will introduce you to vocabulary and simple sentences, so that you can start communicating right away. Importantly, you will explore Deaf culture – social beliefs, traditions, history, values and communities influenced by deafness.
- Discover the vibrant Deaf community and all that it has to offer.
- Develop an appreciation for American Sign Language as its own, unique language.
- Consider the history and influence of Deaf culture.
- Learn the various elements of a sign, the alphabet and basic words to get up and signing right away.