2022-2023 College Catalog 
    Dec 01, 2022  
2022-2023 College Catalog

ASL 215 - American Sign Language Literature: Narratives

Credits: 3
Lab/Lecture: Three lecture.

This course is a continuation of the major grammatical features of American Sign Language (ASL) to develop communicative and interactive competencies in the culture and language of the Deaf. Includes a focus on ASL literature by introducing students to ASL storytelling techniques, film analysis, story analysis, and its techniques. Also includes ASL narratives, classifiers and perspectives.
Course Outcomes:
Students will be able to:
  1. manage more complicated interactions using expanded American Sign Language (ASL) grammatical structures;
  2. demonstrate and be able to use Classifiers in a signed story;
  3. and develop analysis, receptive, and expressive skills in American Sign Language storytelling.    

Prerequisite(s): ASL 200  and ASL 202  with a grade of B or better, or consent of Instructor.