American Sign Language Intro 1

Schools of Public Engagement: Foreign Language

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American Sign Language Intro 1
Fall 2024
Taught By: Jeffrey Mooney
Section: A

CRN: 3205

Credits: 3

This is the first course of a two-part sequence which introduces the fundamentals of American Sign Language (ASL), a form of communication used by thousands of deaf Americans and Canadians. Students master the techniques essential to ASL conversations, including finger-spelling and facial expressions. Through demonstrations and class activities, including interactive exercises and role-playing, students gain familiarity with ASL at a beginner's level, along with a general understanding of the history of deaf society in the United States. This course is led by a deaf native signer.

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Foreign Language (FLN)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: September 9, 2024 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 17, 2024 (Sunday)

Seats Available: No

Status: Waitlist*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 7:04am EDT 4/21/2024

Meeting Info:
Days: Tuesday, Thursday
Times: 5:30pm - 6:45pm
Building: TBD
Room: TBD
Date Range: 8/27/2024 - 12/5/2024