Advanced American Sign Language I - ASL 261 at Northern Virginia Community College

Effective: 2022-05-01

Course Description

Develops cultural awareness, comprehension and production skills, and emphasizes a variety of sentence structures in American Sign Language with a continued focus on advanced communicative competence.
Lecture 4 hours. Total 4 hours per week.
4 credits

The course outline below was developed as part of a statewide standardization process.

General Course Purpose

ASL 261 provides students with the opportunity to become skilled in Advanced ASL conversational fluency while developing an understanding and awareness of the culture, heritage, and civic values of the U.S. Deaf community.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisite: ASL 202 or by placement test.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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