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Sign Language Class (ASL) for Adults & Teens

Sign Language Class (ASL) for Adults & Teens

ASL for Beginners is an interactive and immersive class for anyone age 13+ who wants to learn American Sign Language!   Learn the fundamental principles of grammar & syntax, a basic vocabulary, & the conventions of conversational discourse in the Deaf community!

At the end of this course, students will have:

  • acquired a basic vocabulary in ASL;
  • developed a knowledge of fundamental grammatical principles of ASL;
  • developed visual perceptual skills critical to producing and understanding a visual language;
  • developed comfort with the physical aspects of ASL (e.g., facial expressions, body movement);
  • developed introductory skills in using ASL in common conversational situations; and
  • learned basic features of American Deaf community and Deaf culture

Register for any or all classes. Note: You must register for each class individually.

For helpful information on community resources, services, books, and videos to aid the Deaf and hard of hearing, please click here for a helpful guide from the Hoboken Public Library.

Date:
Monday, October 3, 2022 Show more dates
Time:
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Hoboken - Large Programming Room
Campus:
Hoboken Public Library
Audience:
  Adults     Seniors     Teens  
Categories:
  Adults     Class     Teens/Tweens  
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