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In the wake of the tragic Parkland school shooting, please be aware of these resources should you need to talk with someone.  

Students can call 561-868-3980 or visit the PBSC Counseling Center website.

Faculty and staff should call the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) hotline at 800-272-7252

Course Descriptions

HPO0053 - American Sign Language 2

 
Course Description:
Students at this level should possess the content knowledge contained in ASL 1. Instruction and student response is recommended to be in ASL only. The course will cover Deaf history, educational philosophies, current methods of educating Deaf children, and adaptive equipments. This course will expand on fingerspelling, numbers, and vocabulary. Additionally, the course will cover regional variations, classifier handshapes and referents, verbs and adjective usage in ASL. It is recommended that students interpret and present basic ASL literature stories as required. Students will participate in a Deaf Club event as a requirement of this course.