Deaf Awareness & Sign Language Bundle

3 Courses in 1! British Sign Language is an official language in the UK. Expand your signing knowledge with new phrases and grammar rules and learn how to communicate with deaf people in this 3 course bundle.

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Course Highlights

  • Over 6 hours of video content introducing you to British Sign Language
  • Learn the fundamentals of British Sign Language from the alphabet to colours
  • Understand the unique placement of signs depending of it you are discussing general numbers, time, age or money
  • Greet deaf people correctly and respond to simple phrases or questions
  • Learn about the 5 most common grammar rules of BSL - Negation, Plurality, Question Structure, Marking Time & Quality
  • Learn about communication tactics and how to work with or as Communication Support Worker

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Deaf Awareness & Sign Language Bundle

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Course Facts

Lectures120
LanguageEnglish
Course AccessUnlimited
RequirementsThis course has no prerequisites
Eligible for NUS Student Discount CardYes

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British Sign Language is an official language used in the United Kingdom. There are thousands of people that are predominantly communicating with this form of language. Why not expand a basic knowledge of British Sign Language and progress towards confident signing with this course bundle covering introductory and level 1-2 material.

These courses are ideal for beginners and those that have a small amount of experience with sign language. You will learn the absolute basics in the introductory course, covering everything from the alphabet to numbers and colours. Then you will progress in the Level 1 & 2 course and learn within the topic areas of: meeting people, age, time, money, weather, transport, directions, hobbies. Within level 2 you learn about everyday communication, for example, Eating and drinking, Shopping and Holidays and much more.

The Deaf awareness course is designed to enlighten and ease the flow of communication that you might have with a person that is hard of hearing, both in the work place and in other social situations. You will also learn about some of the major causes and types of deafness and understand communication tactics when working with or as a Communication Support Worker.

This is course bundle is a great opportunity to learn how to communicate with deaf friends and family, the deaf community and children or for anyone who wants a career in any environment where communication is key.

Curriculum

Deaf Awareness

Part 1 - Introduction

Part 2 - Facts & Figures

Part 3 - The Ear & Hearing

Part 4 - Communication Methods & British Sign Language

Part 5 - Conclusion

British Sign Language: Basic Introduction

Part 1 - Introduction

Part 2 - The Alphabet

Part 3 - Numbers

Part 4 - Meeting People

Part 5 - Colours

Part 6 - Family

British Sign Language: Level 1 & 2

Part 1 - Introduction - Basic Sign Language

Part 2 - (Level 1) Meeting People, At Home, People and Animals

Part 3 - (Level 1) Using Numbers – Age, Time, Money and Calendar

Part 4 - (Level 1) Weather, Transport and Directions

Part 5 - (Level 1) Hobbies/Activities and Occupation

Part 6 - (Level 1) Refreshments

Part 7 - (Level 2) About You and Everyday Conversation

Part 8 - (Level 2) Eating and Drinking

Part 9 - (Level 2) Shopping and Spending

Part 10 - (Level 2) Travel and Holidays

Part 11 - (Level 2) The Linguistics of BSL