Discover Sign Language
Gain confidence in your ability to sign with the Deaf community. This course immerses you in silence to help you gain an understanding of the perspective of the hearing impaired.
DISCOVER SIGN LANGUAGE
Wed., Feb. 15-April 12, 6-8 pm / $99 / Ten Classes
Instructor: Juanita Hall
This course will be taught online.
This is the beginning level of American Sign Language (ASL) courses that teaches from the functional and communicative approaches that encourage interaction with the Deaf. This course focuses on the manual alphabet, numbers, facial expressions/body movement, basic vocabulary, and simple grammar forms. The history and culture of the Deaf community in the United States are introduced.
Sign Language Instructor
Juanita Hall has been Deaf since birth and is bilingual in both American Sign Language (ASL) and English. She has taught ASL for over 30 years for various centers.