American Sign Language I

5 credits

SLHS 1100

Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences
School of Health Professions

Introduction to American Sign Language (ASL). Development of basic expressive and receptive skills in ASL, the manual alphabet, numbers, and signed vocabulary. Includes an overview of ASL syntax and grammar. Course graded on A-F basis only.

This course counts towards fulfillment of the Humanities and/or Fine Arts Distribution of Content requirement.
Students subject to the General Education requirements in a catalog version earlier than 2019 Fall: Only students in CAFNR, Engineering, SHP, HES, and Nursing may use this course towards fulfillment of the Humanities and/or Fine Arts Distribution of Content requirement, and only if the entire 12-13 hour elementary language sequence is completed. This course may NOT be used to fulfill the Humanities and/or Fine Arts Distribution of Content requirement in A&S, Business, Education, Journalism and Social Work.