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Beginner American Sign Language 1

Beginner American Sign Language 1 Course Description

TAKE AN AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE CLASS & OPEN UP A NEW WORLD OF COMMUNICATION

According to the NIDCD, approximately 15% of American adults (37.5 million) aged 18 and over report some trouble hearing.  Both the necessity to learn and interest in learning ASL continues to grow.  Learning ASL is good for the brain and also reported to improve communication and expressive skills.  Contact LAMP to learn how to work with experienced American Sign Language teachers to begin a new journey in communication.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN IN AN AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE COURSE

In Beginner ASL 1, the student will learn how to:

  • Greet using signs
  • How to use non-manual signals
  • How to give advice and directions as well as many other day to day basic communications
  • Learn about Deaf culture while noting how culture intersects with non-manual signals in the process of communication.

** List pricing is for one-on-one classes. Contact LAMP for a customized program.

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