Apr 08, 2020  
SFCC Catalog 2019-2020 
  
SFCC Catalog 2019-2020
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SIGN 1140 - Basic American Sign Language Linguistics


Credits: 3

[Previously offered as: AMSL 135] An introduction to grammar and linguistic systems of American Sign Language (ASL). The course will focus on proper usage of ASL within Deaf culture and will also expose students to phonology, morphology, lexicon, syntax, discourse, and language acquisition, aspects of using sign language, and how visual languages differ from and are similar to spoken language.

Prerequisite(s): SIGN 1120  or AMSL 112.
Offered: Fall.
Three lecture hours.



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