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Course Overview

This course focuses on understanding the deaf community’s longstanding campaigns for sign language rights from an advocacy perspective. Topics covered include the history and status of sign language in education, language planning, policies and legislation on the state, national and international levels, as well as advocacy campaigns and organizations related to sign language rights.

Credits: 3
Distribution: Bachelors, Undergraduate
Prerequisites: ASL 401; ASL majors only or permission of the program coordinator.

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Special Topics
This accelerated course is designed for students with no or minimal American Sign Language (ASL) proficiency. In this introductory course, ...
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Credits: 1-5

Admissions Requirements

Hearing Undergraduate