Course Offerings

AMSL—101. Elementary American Sign Language I 3 credits
An introduction to visual-gestural language. Contains the manual alphabet, basic numbers, sign vocabulary, aspects of deaf culture and history, and basic conversational skills with American Sign Language (ASL). No prerequisites.
 
AMSL—102. Elementary American Sign Language II 3 credits
A continuation of AMSL 101, an introduction to visual-gestural lan­guage. Contains the comprehensive numbers, classifiers and grammatical structures. The skill development of conversation and storytelling is emphasized. Prerequisite: AMSL—1 01