ASE - American Sign Language

ASE 3000 American Sign Language I Cr. 3

This course is an introduction to American Sign Language (A.S.L.). A.S.L. will be taught through four categories: cultural awareness, grammatical features, vocabulary development and conversational skills. Students will develop mastery of targeted vocabulary, conversational facilitating behaviors, and conversational regulating behaviors. Offered Fall.

ASE 3020 American Sign Language II Cr. 3

This is the second in a series of courses designed to further the development of comprehension and production abilities in American Sign Language (ASL). Lessons are designed around recognition and demonstration of more sophisticated grammatical features of ASL with focus on increasing fluency and accuracy. Cultural awareness of the Deaf communities of the world are also instilled. Offered Fall, Spring/Summer.

Prerequisite: ASE 3000

ASE 3030 American Sign Language III Cr. 3

This is the third in a series of courses designed to further develop comprehension and production abilities in American Sign Language (ASL). Lessons are designed around recognition and demonstration of more sophisticated grammatical features of ASL with focus on increasing fluency and accuracy. Cultural awareness of the Deaf communities of the world are also instilled. Offered Fall.

Prerequisite: ASE 3000 and ASE 3020

ASE 3040 American Sign Language IV Cr. 3

This is the fourth in a series of courses designed to further development of comprehension and production abilities in American Sign Language (ASL). Lessons are designed around recognition and demonstration of more sophisticated grammatical features of ASL with focus on increasing fluency and accuracy. Cultural awareness of the Deaf communities of the world are also instilled. Offered Winter.

Prerequisite: ASE 3030