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Active as of Summer Session 2012

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
American Sign Language I

2. Course Prefix & Number:
AMSL 1410

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 4

Lecture Hours: 4

Lab Hours: 0

4. Course Description:

In this introductory course, you will engage in receptive and expressive language readiness activities as well as learn vocabulary, basic use of ASL grammatical structure and signing space, conversational regulators, fingerspelling and introductory aspects.  Students will learn appropriate introductions, how to exchange personal information, sign about their surroundings, explain where they live, speak about their family and converse about activities.  Basic aspects of Deaf Culture will also be integrated throughout the course. MnTC Goal 8

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): Reading College Level CLC or Reading College Level Score:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

AMSL 1410 - American Sign Language I

There are no prerequisites for this course.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

AMSL 1410 - American Sign Language I

There are no corequisites for this course.