British Sign Language and Awareness and Heritage

Qualification type: Certificate Location:
Subject area: Level: 2
Leaflet Number: 6672 Course Code: CR23151-02
Academic year: 15/16
Qualification type: 
Certificate
Level: 
2
Subject area: 
Skills for Learning
Location: 
Fielden Campus

What's the British Sign Language and Awareness and Heritage course about?

This course aims to enable you to:-

- Understand the role of British sign Language within Britain's Deaf Community and how it has evolved throughout history.
- Understand the attributes of a signed language and its relationship to local Deaf communities
- Know the key political and historical factors that affected the development of British Sign Language

This course covers:-

- About BSL Users
- About the history of signed languages and BSL
- About deaf communities
- About understanding the role of British Sign Language within Britain's Deaf Community and how it has evolved throughout history.
- Understand the attributes of a signed language and its relationship to local Deaf communities
- Know the key political and historical factors that affected the development of British Sign Language

There is no formal assessment for this course.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

IBSL Level 1 Award in British Sign Language Studies

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the British Sign Language and Awareness and Heritage course?

Upon successful completion of this course you will be awarded an Institute of British Sign Language Level 2 Certificate in British Sign Language Awareness & Heritage

Attendance

Part time (day)

Course length

15 Week(s)

Weeks per year

15

Hours per week

2

As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100 for details of the fees for this course.