American Sign Language

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AAS.ASL/IEP Recommended Course Sequence

Full-Time Course Sequence

Prerequisites
ASL 101 Elementary American Sign Language I
ASL 102 Elementary American Sign Language II
ASL 201 Intermediate  American Sign Language I (can be used as an elective)
ASL 202 Intermediate American Sign Language II (can be used as an elective)

Fall Term
ENG 101 College Composition I
ASL 203 Advanced American Sign Language I        
IEP 102 Introduction to Interpreting I
ASL 103 American Deaf Culture (Diversity Elective)

Spring Term
SPE 102 Public Speaking
ASL 204 Advanced American Sign Language II
ASL 104 Fingerspelling
IEP 111 Linguistics of American Sign Language
IEP 201 Introduction to Interpreting II

Fall Term
IEP 203 Discourse Analysis for Interpreters            
IEP 204 Cognitive Processing Skills
THR 101 Introduction to Theater
MTH 107 Introduction to Statistics (or higher)

Spring Term
IEP 211 ASL to English Interpreting Skills            
IEP 221 English to ASL Interpreting Skills
PSY 101 Introduction to Psychology or SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology
BIO 103 General Biology
BIO 104 General Biology Lab

Summer
IEP 232 Transliteration
IEP 242 Practicum in Interpreting
*Electives 6 credits (ASL 201 and ASL 202 may be uses for electives)

Part-Time Course Sequence

Part-time Option for students who have completed the General Education Requirements or who possess a BA degree can attend part-time.  The course sequence is as follows:

The below courses may be taken with pre-requisites (ASL 101, ASL 102, ASL 201, and ASL 202):
ASL 103 American Deaf Culture (Diversity Elective)                
ASL 104 Finger Spelling
IEP 111 Contrastive Linguistics

Fall Term
ASL 203 Advanced American Sign Language I        
IEP 102 Introduction to Interpreting I

Spring Term
ASL 204 Advanced American Sign Language II        
IEP 201 Introduction to Interpreting II

Fall Term
IEP 203 Discourse Analysis for Interpreters            
IEP 204 Cognitive Processing Skills                

Spring Term
IEP 211 ASL to English Interpreting Skills            
IEP 221 English to ASL Interpreting Skills

Summer Term                 
IEP 232 Transliteration                    
IEP 242 Practicum in Interpreting