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American Sign Language

Learn the basics of conversational-level American Sign Language through a 7 week immersion course. We will be working out of Signing Naturally books, where we will interact and participate in skill-building activities and projects that make learning ASL both fun and rewarding. Come and create lifelong friendships and beneficial linguistic skills!

 

Summer Course

American Sign Language - Beginners I

Dive into basic conversational signing as you build vocabulary. Learn basic ASL grammar, deaf culture, alphabet, numbers 0-66, and basic signer's perspective skills.

 

Fee: $149.00

Instructor: Laura Farley

Capacity Remaining: 10

Dates: 6/13/2022 - 7/20/2022

Times: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Sessions: 11

Days: M W

Building: McReynolds Building

Room: 219A

 

No classes held on July 4th.


Spring Courses

American Sign Language - Beginners I

Dive into basic conversational signing as you build vocabulary. Learn basic ASL grammar, deaf culture, alphabet, numbers 0-66, and basic signer's perspective skills.

 

Fee: $149.00

Instructor: Laura Farley

Dates: 4/6/2022 - 5/25/2022

Times:  5:30PM - 7:00 PM

Sessions: 14

Days: Monday and Wednesday

Building: McReynolds Building

Room: 219A

Prerequisites: None

No Class on April 4th or April 20th.


American Sign Language - Beginners II

Prerequisite: either completion of Beginners I or basic knowledge of ASL grammar, deaf culture, alphabet/fingerspelling, numbers 0-66, and basic signers perspective skills. Beginners II is a continuation of Beginners I. Build your basic skills in conversational signing, vocabulary, knowledge of ASL grammar, and learn numbers 67-100. Learn basics on how to translate from English to ASL and about classifiers. Books are not required but encouraged. The workbooks help students practice from home and view a variety of deaf signers on the DVD provided, which will help build perceptive skills. Signing Naturally Units 1-6, 2008. ISBN-10 1581212100

 

Fee: $149.00

Instructor: Laura Farley

Dates: 4/7/2022 - 5/24/2022

Times: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Sessions: 14

Days: Tuesday and Thursday

Building: McReynolds Building

Room: 219A

Prerequisites: ASL Beginners I or approval by instructor.

There will be no class on April 5th. 


        American Sign Language - Intermediate II

A continuation of Intermediate I, we will continue the second half of the Intermediate Class. Decent knowledge of ASL grammar, basic use of classifiers, contrastive structure, role shifting, sequencing, fingerspelling, and receptive skills required. We will work on building vocabulary, continue to improve skills in ASL grammar and translating from English to ASL. We will also cover storytelling skills and problem solving skills.

Fee: $149.00

Instructor: Laura Farley

Dates: 4/6/2022 - 5/25/2022

Times: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Sessions: 14

Days: Monday and Wednesday

Building: McReynolds Building

Room: 219A

Prerequisites: ASL Intermediate I or approval by instructor.

No class on April 4th or April 20th.

 

Instructor:  Laura Farley

 Video provided by Clarksville Now!

 

Location:  Austin Peay State University,
McReynolds Building Room 219A

 

 

 

 

Contact:

 

Continuing Education

931-221-7816
continuinged@apsu.edu