Course Description for Advanced ASL Proficiency
Advanced ASL Proficiency
Prerequisite: ASL 4211
Description: This course is designed to refine expressive and receptive ASL skills with complex and dense message content. Students will develop increased linguistic fluency and application of cultural knowledge in spontaneous discussions, formal debates on current topics, and rehearsed presentations. Emphasis is placed upon natural language use in dialogues and monologues, concept clarity, accurate visual description, advanced vocabulary development, argument cohesion, and language construction that incorporates appropriate transitions and conversation markers.