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British Sign Language Level 1, Part 1

Course dates, times and locations

Course details (1)

Start date/time:
24 January 2024 (19:30)
End date/time:
27 March 2024 (21:00)
Days:
Wednesday
Delivery mode:
Campus
Location:
Strand Campus
Status
Full

Course details (2)

Start date/time:
22 April 2024 (18:00)
End date/time:
08 July 2024 (19:30)
Days:
Monday
Delivery mode:
Campus
Location:
Strand Campus
Status
Places available

This course does not carry any credit towards a degree

Overview

By studying British Sign Language Level 1, you will be able to greet people, use numbers, times and dates, describe the weather, people and activities. Have a basic competence of everyday interaction with deaf people who use Sign Language. Have a basic understanding of the grammatical structure of British Sign Language. Be able to communicate in very basic everyday-life situations, including greetings, daily activities, finding your way, telling the time and date, describe the weather, people and activities. Have a basic competence of everyday interaction with deaf people who use Sign Language. Have developed an insight into British Sign Language life, culture and society..

What does this course cover?

Topics may include:

  • Introductions
  • Transport
  • Colours and Shapes
  • People and Places
  • Feelings and opinions
  • People, Communities and Diversity

Functions may include:

  • Introducing yourself and others
  • Counting and spelling
  • Describing transport and travel
  • Describing people and places
  • Making opinions and describing feelings
  • Communicating about the weather

What will I achieve?

When British Sign Language Level 1 is complete, you will achieve the equivalent of the Level 1 award in British Sign Language.

 

*The above is an indication of content that may be covered over the duration of the course but it could vary depending on the level and progress of students in the class.

Key information

Course status: Places available

Full fee:£250

Alumni/Staff/UoL/KHP fee:£215

King's degree student fee:£175

Enrolment deadlines:

  • Winter term courses: Enrolment closes at 23.59 Thursday 11 January 2024. Teaching starts w/c January 20.
  • Winter Intensive courses: Enrolment closes at 23.59 Thursday 22 February 2024. Teaching starts w/c 26 February.

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