Spring 2019 Class Schedule (FLC)



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SILA 305    American Sign Language 1    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is a beginning course in a series of four courses in American Sign Language, ASL. ASL employs the visual language, which Deaf Americans and Deaf Canadians use. The instructional activities are based on immersion approach, which the learners develop the language competency to communicate with ASL users. This course is designed for students who have limited or no exposure to ASL. Moreover, the engagement of audism-free environment will be fostered in the classroom. Students may be required to attend to local deaf event(s).

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

MW10:30AM-12:35PMLECM.LennertFLC MAIN FL4 23216192Textbook
MW01:00PM-03:05PMLECM.LennertFLC MAIN FL4 23216193Textbook
MW05:30PM-07:35PMLECM.LennertFLC MAIN FL4 23216258Textbook

SILA 306    American Sign Language 2    4 Units

Prerequisite: SILA 305 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGRD 310 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: SILA 306 is second course in a series of four courses in American Sign Language, ASL, which is designed for students who have completed SILA 305. The study in this course continues on vocabulary, syntactic structures, conversational skills and narrative skills. In addition to these, the learners¿ language monitoring skills will be improved with accuracy. The learners will learn on how to engage in discussions with peers. Moreover, the application of audism-free environment will be engaged to foster the cultural understanding and respect of Deaf people. Students may be required to attend local deaf event(s). SILA 306 is a former course name of DEAF 312.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

TTh01:00PM-03:05PMLECM.LennertFLC MAIN FL4 23216194Textbook

SILA 315    American Sign Language 3    4 Units

Prerequisite: SILA 306 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course is third level of ASL courses. This course is designed for students who have completed SILA 306 or two years of high school ASL study. It emphasizes expressive and receptive visual language acquisition. 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. Moreover, this course covers the language and cultural relationship to onomatopoeia. The deaf perspectives of U.S. and Canada history will be examined. Audism-free will be emphasized to appreciate and respect the struggles of Deaf people in its relationship to White Western colonialism.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

TTh10:30AM-12:35PMLECM.LennertFLC MAIN FL4 23216734Textbook

Spring 2019 Class Schedule

Updated: December 18, 2018