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Deaf Studies

American Sign Language is the dominant sign language of the deaf community in the United States, in the English-speaking parts of Canada, and in parts of Mexico.

Deaf Studies is a discipline in the Career and Technical Education division.

Current AM course offerings:

AM-140 American Sign Language I / II
AM-141 American Sign Language III / IV
AM-145 American Sign Language I
AM-146 American Sign Language II
AM-147 American Sign Language III
AM-148 American Sign Language IV
AM-149 American Sign Language V
AM-150 American Sign Language VI
AM-151 Fingerspelling I
AM-152 Fingerspelling II
AM-153 Deaf Culture
AM-154 Deaf History
AM-199 Special Topics in Sign Language
AM-201 Interpreting I
AM-202 Interpreting II
AM-203 Interpreting III
AM-204 Practicum in Sign Language Interpreting
AM-215 Conversational ASL
AM-216 Receptive ASL
AM-217 Language and Literacy for Deaf/Hard of Hearing Children