American Sign Language (AC)
Academic Plans, known as programs, include a overview description and a summary of program requirements. You can search the online catalog via the the Academic Plan links on the right for a desired program or a specific course information.
For students who want expertise in American Sign Language, this Academic Concentration may be earned along with a regular AA degree, and will be awarded upon graduation.
|ASL 125||AMERICAN DEAF CULTURE||5|
|ASL& 221||AM SIGN LANGUAGE IV||5|
|ASL& 222||AM SIGN LANGUAGE V||5|
|ASL& 223||AM SIGN LANGUAGE VI||5|
Program outcomes are overarching skills that are emphasized and reinforced throughout several courses in a specific program; they are measurable statements that define what students should know or be able to do by the end of a certificate or degree at Clark College. After successful completion of this program, students will be able to:
- Participate in most formal and informal conversations on general topics in ASL.
- Analyze the Deaf culture and American Sign Language, with an appreciation for the linguistic and cultural diversity.
- Manage common interactions using enhanced vocabulary and grammar with fellow classmate using ASL.
- Identify the rules of behavior, values, beliefs and etiquette of Deaf culture.