As many as 500,000 people in the U.S. communicate using American Sign Language. It is a vital tool for those who deal with Deaf, hard of hearing, or late-deafened individuals. Instruction and practice will be given in expressive and receptive hand signs and basic sign vocabulary. You will also be introduced to current issues in U.S. and world Deaf culture.
Required textbooks: Talking with Your Hands, Listening with Your Eyes and Barron’s Dictionary of American Sign Language. These textbooks are available for purchase online.
Day of the week: Fridays
Time: 6:30 – 8:00pm
Dates: 1/19/2024 – 3/15/2024
Number of sessions: 8