May 25, 2024  
2024-2025 SCC Catalog 
2024-2025 SCC Catalog

ASL 201 - American Sign Language III

Lecture Hours: 3 Credits: 3

Description: This course is a continuation of American Sign Language II and covers additional vocabulary, grammar features, and non-manual behaviors, all focusing on conversational skills.

Prerequisite(s): Take ASL 102 
Course Topics:
  • Vocabulary related to health, nationality, heritage, city and states
  • Recurring and continuous time vocabularies and verb structures
  • Making complaints, requests and negotiations
  • Role shifting
  • Complex sentence structures including phrases and clauses
  • Classifiers
  • Specialized signs related to careers
  • Biographies and historical events
  • Addresses
  • Presenting research findings

Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn website
Required Materials:
  • Access to D2L
  • GoReact License purchased at the SCC bookstore or online

Grading System:
An overall grade of C or higher is required for transferability.

A = 90 - 100
B = 80 - 89
C = 70 - 79
D = 60 - 69
F =   0 - 59

Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Demonstrate vocabulary and grammatical features of ASL at the intermediate level in both controlled and free expressive situations. 
  2. Develop narratives for assigned topics in ASL using vocabulary and grammar introduced in class. 
  3. Demonstrate comprehension of messages given in ASL. 
  4. Use ASL to discuss culture and grammar observed at ASL events. 
  5. Apply research techniques to presentations given in class. 

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  • Identity Verification
  • Required materials for all online courses
  • Mandatory Attendance Requirement
  • Orientation and Support
  • Proctored Exams

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  • Academic Integrity
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