Course Details

AMSL 216 American Sign Language Level IV

4 hours lecture, 4 units
Grade Only

Description: This course is the fourth course in the study of American Sign Language (ASL) with an emphasis on advanced fingerspelling, ASL structure and vocabulary. Instruction includes a natural approach to teaching a second language by exposing students to authentic conversations in the classroom. This course continues to build students' receptive and expressive skills in American Sign Language as well as their knowledge of Deaf culture including an introduction to the influences of other sign language systems. It is designed for the student or professional interested in working or interacting with Deaf people.