À propos

ASL is the third most-used language in the United States. With this American Sign Language course you will be able to interact with the 500,000 people who use ASL every day and the 2 million who have ASL as a second language.

Learn a life skill that will benefit both your work and personal abilities through a comprehensive and easy to follow course. We have prepared nearly 70 videos for you to watch and practice signs, as many times as you want.

Learning American Sign Language with International Open Academy takes you beyond the basics:

  • You will master ASL grammar and vocabulary and be able to practice at your own pace
  • Humor, fun expressions and informal language
  • You will learn how to hold conversations, ask questions, tell jokes
  • Understand the history and background of American Sign Language
  • Discover more about Deaf etiquette so you feel comfortable in any situation

Conditions requises

International Open Academy courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.


    Leçons

    Module 1: The Basics

    • What is ASL
    • Alphabet
    • Who Uses ASL
    • A Quick History of ASL
    • Getting Started

      Module 2: Numbers, Parameters and Grammar

      • Numbers
      • Parameters
      • Grammar and Structure

      Module 3: Introductions

      • Introduction Vocabulary
      • Name Sign
      • Deaf Etiquette
      • Facial Expressions

      Module 4: People & Places, Gender And Body Language

      • People and Places Vocabulary
      • Gender Distinction
      • Using Body Language

      Module 5: Conversation I

      • Conversational Vocabulary
      • Is ASL Universal
      • Questions Vs. Statements
      • Phonology in ASL

      Module 6: Job & Education, Lexicalized Signs And Morphology

      • Job/Education Vocabulary
      • Lexicalized Signs
      • Morphology in ASL

      Module 7: Descriptions, Classifiers And Syntax

      • Descriptions Vocabulary
      • Classifiers
      • ASL Syntax

      Module 8: Conversation II

      • Making Plans Vocabulary
      • Number Incorporation
      • Expressive Sentences
      • Variations in ASL
      • Improving Your Vocabulary

      Carrière

      Who is this course for?

      • Anyone who deals with the public - from shop assistants to social workers - will benefit from knowing ASL to better understand their Deaf customers and clients
      • People who are around Deaf people including family members and colleagues
      • Those losing your hearing and starting to feel isolated by your inability to understand and communicate as well as before
      • First responders or other medical professionals who need to communicate with everybody, particularly in emergencies
      • Students interested in interpreting in the classroom, government agencies, museums, hospitals or on TV

        Career Path

        • Become a translator or interpreter in many professional fields including television
        • Teachers and classroom assistants who know ASL will be a great asset to the classroom
        • ASL fluency is needed for specialized careers in health, education, and therapy.

        Certification

        Vous devrez suivre chaque leçon dans son intégralité et répondre aux examens à la fin de chaque module de cours. Si votre taux de réussite dépasse 55 % à chaque examen, vous pourrez obtenir un certificat de réussite ou d'autres options d'accréditation pour reconnaître votre réussite.

        Tous les cours sont accrédités par l'International Council for Online Educational Standards et par l'Association Internationale des Collèges Privés de Carrière (www.iapcc.org). Lorsqu'ils terminent un cours avec succès, les étudiants peuvent choisir d'acheter un certificat ICOES qui reconnaît leur réussite, auprès de cette institution tierce.

        La plupart de nos cours vous permettront d'obtenir des crédits dans le cadre de la formation continue (CE) ou du développement professionnel continu (CPD). Les points CE/CPD sont acceptés et reconnus par les organismes professionnels membres et les institutions académiques à travers les États-Unis et au niveau international.

        Creator

        Jackie Haig

        Expertise: Sign Language

        Jackie Haig has a Masters in Adult Education and a Bachelors in Deaf Studies. Currently, she works as a college instructor for American Sign Language 1 and 2. She has tutored, volunteered, and facilitated workshops with families who have limited sign language knowledge or experience and helped them to become more fluent.

        En solde

        American Sign Language

        143610 étudiants. Accrédité par ICOES. Certifié par IAPCC et CPD.

        143610 étudiants. 
        Accrédité par ICOES.
        Certifié par IAPCC et CPD.

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        À propos

        ASL is the third most-used language in the United States. With this American Sign Language course you will be able to interact with the 500,000 people who use ASL every day and the 2 million who have ASL as a second language.

        Learn a life skill that will benefit both your work and personal abilities through a comprehensive and easy to follow course. We have prepared nearly 70 videos for you to watch and practice signs, as many times as you want.

        Learning American Sign Language with International Open Academy takes you beyond the basics:

        • You will master ASL grammar and vocabulary and be able to practice at your own pace
        • Humor, fun expressions and informal language
        • You will learn how to hold conversations, ask questions, tell jokes
        • Understand the history and background of American Sign Language
        • Discover more about Deaf etiquette so you feel comfortable in any situation

        Conditions requises

        International Open Academy courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.


          Leçons

          Module 1: The Basics

          • What is ASL
          • Alphabet
          • Who Uses ASL
          • A Quick History of ASL
          • Getting Started

            Module 2: Numbers, Parameters and Grammar

            • Numbers
            • Parameters
            • Grammar and Structure

            Module 3: Introductions

            • Introduction Vocabulary
            • Name Sign
            • Deaf Etiquette
            • Facial Expressions

            Module 4: People & Places, Gender And Body Language

            • People and Places Vocabulary
            • Gender Distinction
            • Using Body Language

            Module 5: Conversation I

            • Conversational Vocabulary
            • Is ASL Universal
            • Questions Vs. Statements
            • Phonology in ASL

            Module 6: Job & Education, Lexicalized Signs And Morphology

            • Job/Education Vocabulary
            • Lexicalized Signs
            • Morphology in ASL

            Module 7: Descriptions, Classifiers And Syntax

            • Descriptions Vocabulary
            • Classifiers
            • ASL Syntax

            Module 8: Conversation II

            • Making Plans Vocabulary
            • Number Incorporation
            • Expressive Sentences
            • Variations in ASL
            • Improving Your Vocabulary

            Carrière

            Who is this course for?

            • Anyone who deals with the public - from shop assistants to social workers - will benefit from knowing ASL to better understand their Deaf customers and clients
            • People who are around Deaf people including family members and colleagues
            • Those losing your hearing and starting to feel isolated by your inability to understand and communicate as well as before
            • First responders or other medical professionals who need to communicate with everybody, particularly in emergencies
            • Students interested in interpreting in the classroom, government agencies, museums, hospitals or on TV

              Career Path

              • Become a translator or interpreter in many professional fields including television
              • Teachers and classroom assistants who know ASL will be a great asset to the classroom
              • ASL fluency is needed for specialized careers in health, education, and therapy.

              Creator

              Jackie Haig

              Expertise: Sign Language

              Jackie Haig has a Masters in Adult Education and a Bachelors in Deaf Studies. Currently, she works as a college instructor for American Sign Language 1 and 2. She has tutored, volunteered, and facilitated workshops with families who have limited sign language knowledge or experience and helped them to become more fluent.