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American Sign Language (lor)

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Title of Letter: American Sign Language, Letter of Recognition

Award: Letter of Recognition

Total Credit Hours: A minimum of nine

American Sign Language

Purpose: An American Sign Language (ASL) Letter of Recognition provides a basic foundation of ASL and an appreciation of Deaf history and culture or an understanding of ASL interpretation. This makes it possible for learners in any area of study to serve the Deaf and Hard of Hearing population. These courses integrate basic ASL conversations adhering to ASL linguistic structures and cultural norms with introductory history and culture of the American Deaf community or the theoretical processes and ethics of interpreting. Note: This letter of recognition does not qualify recipients as interpreters.

Degree/Award Requirements

Award Requirements

Completion of the required courses with a grade of C or better. Students must apply to the Records and Registration office for the letter of recognition after they have completed the requirements.

Requirements: 9 credits

And at least one (1) of the following: 3 credits

Related Educational Opportunities

Related Educational Opportunities

Additional courses, credentials and/or certifications may be available through the AACC School of Continuing Education and Workforce Development. Visit www.aacc.edu/coned for more information.

Career and Educational Advancement Resources


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