American Sign Language

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Classroom
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Overview

Learn the basics of the communication system used by most persons who are deaf. These courses will enhance, increase, and develop your capability in the ASL Language. 

  • Communicate with the deaf/hearing impaired
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  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent (Mohawk Academic Upgrading, GED) OR 19 years of age or older.

You do not need to apply to begin this program. Start by ensuring you meet the admission requirements listed above and then register for the courses listed in the Program of Studies when they are offered.  Some courses have prerequisites, so please check the Program of Studies for details. Find out how to register for a course.

With further training, work with deaf/hearing impaired.

Click on the course number below to check current availability and for registration information

Mandatory Courses

Course Number Course Name Course Description
LANGLL120 American Sign Language 1 Learn the basics of the communication system used by most deaf people. 39 hours.
LANGLL220 American Sign Language 2 Continue the study of A.S.L. begun in LL120 to develop increased capability. 39 hours.

Ability to communicate with the deaf/hearing impaired.