Sign Language - Basic Communication Certificate Program (024A)

First Year

Fall Semester
Course Number Course Description Credits
ENG 101 Rhetoric & Composition I 3
SLS 100 Non-Verbal Communications 2
SLS 101 American Sign Language I* 5
SLS 110 Deaf Studies/Culture 3
SLS 125 ASL Fingerspelling & Numbers 1
Total Semester Credits: 14
Spring Semester
Course Number Course Description Credits
SLS 102 American Sign Language II** 5
SLS 105 Field Experiences** 2
Total Semester Credits: 7
Total Program Credits: 21

Note: For enhancement of communication skills for social service providers, not for interpreter placement or certification.

* Courses offered ONLY in the fall semester

** Courses offered ONLY in the spring semester