In this course, the student will continue to build on their knowledge of ASL with increasing focus on more complex grammatical features and sentence structures. The student will increase their communicative competency in ASL through a variety of situations and activities. The balance of the course will be supplemented by dialogue drills, scripted activities, conversation skill activities and DVD exercises. Reinforcement or tutorial sessions will be provided during the lab sessions. ASL grammar features explored in this course will include aspects and inflections. Defining phonology and morphology, and the history of ASL will also be discussed.
Course code: SIGN 2100
Length: 96 hours
PrerequisitesSIGN 1100 American Sign Language 1
CorequisitesSIGN 2200 ASL Lab 2, SIGN 2300 Deaf Culture and Community 2, SIGN 2400 Becoming An Ally 2
& SIGN 2500 Deaf Literature
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.