American Sign Language and Deaf Culture 3

This Advanced American Sign language course emphasizes communication in American Sign Language (ASL). Class is conducted in ASL (no voicing) and students are expected to use only ASL in class. This course increases the emphasis on more challenging and abstract conversational behaviors, narrative skills, and storytelling skills. Receptive and expressive readiness skills, sign vocabulary, grammatical structure, non-manual signs, receptive and expressive fingerspelling, and various aspects of Deaf culture and cultural behavior rules will be included in this course.