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British Sign Language (Level 2)

Dundee and Angus College

Venues

Gardyne Campus

Content

This 32-week course follows on from the British Sign Language Level One (SCQF 4) qualification. You will develop more advanced skills and techniques in BSL with a particular focus on:

BSL grammar/structure; Phonology (how a sign is formed – handshape, orientation, location and movement); Indexical signs (pronouns, determiners etc.); Syntax (sign order); Indexical signs (pronouns, determiners etc.); Signing space and sign fluency; Number categories, eg counting, time, weight, height, measurement etc; Aspect – (mood and manner); Mouthing/mouth gestures; Non-manual features/markers – eg eye gaze, aperture, affirmation and negation, neck/shoulder movement; Cultural etiquette and language use

You will focus on topics such as:
Personal identity; Employment; Current affairs; Social environment; Physical environment; Health and well-being.




Entry Requirements

British Sign Language (BSL) Level One or other relevant qualifications at SCQF Level 4.

Start Date

October, February

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

1 year

Department

ESOL, Languages and Teaching English as a Foreign Language

SCQF Level

5

Cost

£150.00

Career Sectors

Arts and Social Sciences General

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