Academics
Areas of Study

Course Overview

This course will provide an overview of the role of attitudes and ethics in language, including an overview of differing ideologies’ impact on the use and acceptance of sign language in our society, ranging from early intervention to the education system including neuroethics. International applications will be provided, including ethics of teaching American Sign Language in other countries. A framework of current challenges along with potential solutions will be discussed with applications to students’ lives and experiences.

Prerequisites: DST 311 and ASL 390; ASL majors only or permission of the program coordinator

Program: American Sign Language

Credit: 3

Other Courses

View More

ASL-795

Special Topics

Grading System: letter grades only.

American Sign Language

Credits 1-3

ASL-799

Independent Study

Independent studies enable advanced study of a topic,…

American Sign Language

Credits 1-3

ASL-895

Special Topics

Grading System: letter grades only.

American Sign Language

Credits 1-3

ASL-899

Independent Study

Independent studies enable advanced study of a topic,…

American Sign Language

Credits 1-3

ASL-731

Visual-Gestural Communication

This course will develop capabilities in nonverbal/visual-gestural communication…

American Sign Language

Credits 2

ASL-741

Methods of Sign…

This course focuses on principled approaches to developing…

American Sign Language

Credits 3