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Course Overview

This course aims to introduce you to basic Japanese Sign Language that deaf people use everyday. The conversation and analysis sections are two halves of one course. Both are designed to immerse you in the language and give you practical ability as quickly as possible.Analysis section (Tuesday): Special attention to viewing of videos, and learning phases and vocabulary. Conversation section (Thursday): Special attention to language use in conversation, learning how to use phrases and vocabulary in conversation, discuss grammar, and gaining cultural knowledge.

Credits: 3

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Admissions Requirements

Hearing Undergraduate