LING092 - ASL FOR MEDICAL PROFESS

This course is an introduction to American Sign Language (ASL) and Deaf culture for medical professionals. It will be comprised of online ASL instruction and skill building as well as some time centering on discussing topics relevant and integral to Deaf culture. You need not have any background in ASL in order to take this class. Upon completion of this course, students will be able to have basic ASL interactions with Deaf patients of all age ranges on topics including, but not limited to, asking and answering basic questions about self as well as family. In addition, students will learn specific approaches needed to interact successfully with Deaf patients.
Section 980 - LEC
MW 0700PM-0830PM
RAINONE, MEGHAN