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ASL 121 Advanced Elementary American Sign Language I

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Course Description

Three lecture hours plus one lab hour per week. Prerequisite: Completion of ASL 112, or equivalent curriculum with a grade of C or better. ASL 121 is the first course in an advanced elementary two-course sequence for hearing and non-hearing students. The course covers approximately the same material studied in the first half of ASL 120. Students will acquire a basic ability to sign and understand deaf culture at the advanced elementary level and will learn about the customs, culture and history of the deaf world.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • TBA hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: ASL 112 or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 9C2
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2), UC