Length/Credits: 2 semesters – 2 credits
Open to: Grades 9,10, 11, 12
The American Sign Language course introduces students to communicative proficiency skills in American Sign Language (ASL), the language used in the American Deaf Community.
The course focuses on frequently used signs, presented through a functional notational approach. Further, it explores cultural aspects of the Deaf Community.
Students will be immersed in a totally ASL environment. Emphasis is placed on conversational receptive and expressive skill.