Fall 2016 Class Schedule (CRC)



Back to Previous Page

DEAF 300    Introduction to Deaf Culture and ASL Studies Orientation    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an overview of Deaf Culture and American Sign Language (ASL) Studies at Cosumnes River College. Topics include an introduction to the field of Deaf culture and ASL, job opportunities, and the skills needed to be successful in the field. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 22-Sep 12
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC K.Harrell            CRC MAIN LRC 104         19992 
Textbook


DEAF 310    American Sign Language I    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is the first course in a series of four courses in American Sign Language (ASL). The instructional activities are based on an immersion approach, in which the learners develop language competency in source and target language. The emphasis is on non-speech communication. Topics include grammatical features such as adjective descriptors, differentiation between cardinal/ordinal numbers, contrastive structure, temporal aspect markers and temporal sequencing, conversational skills, narrative skills, and discussions with peers. This course was formerly known as SILA 305.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        07:45PM-09:50PM LEC K.Harrell            CRC MAIN LRC 104         19343 
Textbook


DEAF 312    American Sign Language II    4 Units

Prerequisite: DEAF 310 or SILA 305 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is the second in a series of four courses in American Sign Language (ASL). The emphasis is on nonverbal communication. Topics include grammatical features such as adjective descriptors, differentiation between cardinal/ordinal numbers, contrastive structure, temporal aspect markers and temporal sequencing, conversational skills, narrative skills, and discussions with peers. This course was formerly known as SILA 306.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       03:00PM-05:05PM LEC K.Harrell            CRC MAIN LRC 104         19344 
Textbook


DEAF 314    American Sign Language III    4 Units

Prerequisite: DEAF 312 or SILA 306 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course is the third in a series of four courses in American Sign Language. It emphasizes expressive and receptive nonverbal communication skills between signers who have preliminary American Sign Language syntactical and lexical skills. It provides an understanding of deaf cultural processes by identifying behaviors and norms from activities assigned in the class. It also includes dialogs that involve asking, empathizing, negotiating and agreeing or disagreeing. The emphasis is on non-speech communication. This course was formerly known as SILA 315.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       06:00PM-08:05PM LEC K.Harrell            CRC MAIN LRC 104         19345 
Textbook


DEAF 400    Deaf Culture and ASL Studies Capstone    1 Unit

Prerequisite: DEAF 316 or SILA 316 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course applies classroom learning to real-world practice in the Deaf community. It includes development of portfolios and digital portfolios from previous work in DEAF courses. Topics also include resume writing and interview skills.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 13-Dec 09
MW        03:00PM-03:50PM LEC K.Harrell            CRC MAIN LRC 104         19993 
Textbook

Fall 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: November 15, 2016