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ASL240 Intro to the Deaf Community

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Introduces pathological and cultural perspectives of Deaf people and their community, Deaf history and organizations; Deaf people's involvement in and access to the arts, and perspectives on education. Covers services, employment, legislation, special technology, communication systems and attitudes toward languages and their impact on the Deaf community. Introduces basic terminology and explains the difference between signers and interpreters. Prerequisites: (WR 115 and RD 115) or IRW 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement. (See course content and outcomes.)

Credits: 4

List of classes for ASL240 Intro to the Deaf Community
CRNClass typeLocationDays & timeDatesSeats availableFacultyMore info
42660RemoteNot applicable
Monday and Wednesday
from 1 to 2:50pm

From September 26 through December 14, 2022
Tie BurchamBooks for CRN 42660
Class details for CRN 42660

Class schedule definitions

cost is based on the number of credits – see tuition and fees
$0 or <$40 means low cost books (doesn't include other supplies like calculators)
use the CRN to register in MyPCC – see how to register
Class types:
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  • In-person: class takes place at specific times and locations. Attendance in person is required.
  • Online: class does not have meeting times. Regular online interaction is required and there are weekly assignments.
  • Remote: class takes place at specific times online. Students must be logged in during class meeting times.