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2021-2022 Catalog
ASL 4702: American Sign Language Literature

Course Description for American Sign Language Literature

ASL4702: American Sign Language Literature
Prerequisite:  ASL 2140, ASL 2150, ASL 4131, ASL4211, ASL 3301, ASL 3435, AND ASL 3514
Description: This course is an introduction to the American Sign Language literature. Students will study the various genres of ASL Literature to include narratives, poetry and storytelling methodology. The differences between genres of ASL Literature are examined. This course will include various levels and situations of simple to complex ASL stories. Diverse ASL storytellers will be explored and discussed on the impacts it has on ASL Literature and the Deaf community. This course is taught in ASL only.