American Sign Language
AMSL 1102: Elementary ASL 2
Lecture - 4 credits
- Continues AMSL 1101.
- Continues development of expressive and receptive competence in using American Sign Language to fulfill various social functions (such as introductions, explanations of personal history, and descriptions of simple narratives).
- Emphasizes further development of receptive and expressive skills, finger spelling, vocabulary building, grammatical structures; encourages more extensive use of nonmanual behaviors, classifiers, body postures, and signing space.
- Students are also introduced to regional and ethnic sign variations and political and educational institutions of the Deaf community.
Continues AMSL 1101. Show more.