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DEAF 311 Fingerspelling, Classifiers and Numbers

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: DEAF 310 or SILA 305 with a grade of "C" or better

Transferable: CSU; UC

This course covers the manual alphabet, numbers and classifiers and is designed to augment expressive and receptive fingerspelling, number and classifiers skills introduced in American Sign Language (ASL) courses. The focus is on skills and perceptual strategies used by students. Emphasis is on recognition of fingerspelling in context. Basic knowledge of American Sign Language is required. It enables the ASL students to develop, expand, and reinforce hands-on experiences with ASL using basic or complex fingerspelling, numbers, and classifiers skills.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO 1: UTILIZE EXPRESSIVE AND RECEPTIVE FINGERSPELLING STYLE IN AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE.