ASL 101-102 American Sign Language I-II (3 cr.) (3 cr.) Introduces the fundamentals of American Sign  Language (ASL) used by the Deaf Community, including basic vocabulary, syntax, finger spelling, and grammatical non- manual signals. Focuses on communicative competence. Develops gestural skills as a foundation for ASL enhancement. Introduces cultural knowledge and increases understanding of the Deaf Community. Lecture 3 hours per week.

ASL 201-202 American Sign Language III-IV (3 cr.) (3 cr.) Develops vocabulary, conversational competence, and grammatical knowledge with a total immersion approach. Introduces increasingly complex grammatical aspects including those unique to ASL. Discusses culture and literature. Contact with the Deaf Community is encouraged to enhance linguistic and cultural knowledge. Lecture 3 hours per week.

ASL 261 American Sign Language V (3 cr.) Develops advanced American Sign Language comprehension and production skills. Emphasizes advanced linguistic aspects of ASL. Presents ASL literary forms. Encourages contact with the Deaf Community. Prerequisite: ASL 202. Part I of II. Lecture 3 hours per week.

ASL 262 American Sign Language VI (3 cr.) Develops advanced American Sign Language comprehension and production skills. Emphasizes advanced linguistic aspects of ASL. Presents ASL literary forms. Encourages contact with the Deaf Community. Prerequisite: ASL 261. Part II of II.  Lecture 3 hours per week..