Spring 2015





American Sign Language I

Term: 
Spring 2014
Online: 
No
Subject Area: 
LINGUISTICS (LING)
Course Number: 
LING 071 680
Schedule: 
Tuesday 3:00pm-4:30pm
Schedule: 
Thursday 3:00pm-4:30pm
Day(s): 
Tuesday
Day(s): 
Thursday
Instructor: 

HENNESSEY, CHRISTY

Primary Program: 
Penn Language Center
Secondary Program: 
AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE
Course Description: 

Introduction to learning and understanding American Sign Language (ASL); cultural values and rules of behavior of the Deaf community in the United States. Includes receptive and expressive readiness activities; sign vocabulary; grammatical structure; facial expressive, body movement, gestures signs; receptive and expressive fingerspelling; and deaf culture.