Spring 2015





American Sign Language I

Term: 
Spring 2014
Online: 
No
Subject Area: 
LINGUISTICS (LING)
Course Number: 
LING 071 681
Schedule: 
Tuesday 4:30pm-6:00pm
Schedule: 
Thursday 4:30pm-6:00pm
Day(s): 
Tuesday
Day(s): 
Thursday
Instructor: 

RAINONE, MEGHAN

Primary Program: 
Penn Language Center
Course Note: 
Offered through the Penn Language Center
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.