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York College

An introduction to understanding and communicating in British Sign Language for learners with no previous knowledge.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements but a willingness to participate is essential.

Dates and Times

We are hoping to run this course again soon.

For more information ring the InfoZone on 01904 770 770 or email them on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Course Content

The course will give a basic introduction to British Sign Language, which will help you to begin understanding and communicating with users. It will cover basic communication, including areas such as:

  • Greetings
  • Personal introductions and personal details used when meeting new people
  • Transactional language such as shopping

This will be suitable for people who wish to communicate with non-hearing friends, colleagues and family members but is also a fun way to begin to experience the culture associated with the deaf community.

Exams and Assessments

No formal assessment but in-course assessment will enable students to monitor their progress and this will be reviewed by the tutor.

Qualifications

There is no formal qualification for this course. You will receive a College Certificate of attendance to show you have attended.

How You Can Progress

Further courses may be offered in response to demand. Please register you interest at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Course Fees

The cost of this course is £185.

How to Apply

If you wish to study this course you do not need to fill out an application form, simply call our Admissions Team on (01904) 770397 or visit our friendly team of advisors in the InfoZone, located behind the main reception desk.

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Contact Us

If you have any questions about this course or any aspects of studying at York College please email info@yorkcollege.ac.uk or call (01904) 770770.

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained in this webpage, the content is subject to change where necessary.

 

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