INT 3270: Advanced ASL Classifiers for Interpreting
Course Description for Advanced ASL Classifiers for Interpreting
Advanced ASL Classifiers for Interpreting
Description: This course (Advanced ASL Classifiers for Interpreters) provides skill development in topic-specific classifier use for interpreters. Utilizing descriptors common to community, medical, and educational settings, students will demonstrate the ability to successfully convey major concepts in ASL, incorporating various classifiers types, locatives, and nonmanual markers. Students will increase their ability to comprehend classifiers used by deaf individuals in these settings through the use of visual gestural communication techniques, visual discrimination, and visual memory exercises.