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ASL Communications Skills Certificate

The ASL Communications Skills Certificate (C1_INT1) is offered at LSC-CyFair and LSC-North Harris. For more information, please contact the Interpreter Training Department.

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Program Description

This 21 credit hour program concentrates on developing skills that are required for simple communication with ASL speakers. It is not intended to prepare students to perform as interpreters. Students who desire those skills should complete the associate of applied science degree.

The general education core will transfer to a variety of colleges and universities. Contact a counselor or faculty member at any of the colleges for specific information and to obtain the recommended sequencing of courses.

Program Plan

First Year Credits

Course Number Title Credits
ENGL 1301 Composition & Rhetoric I 3
SGNL 1401 Beginning Amer. Sign Lang. I 4
SLNG 1215 Visual/Gestural Communication 2
SLNG 1317 Intro to the Deaf Community 3
SGNL1 1402 Beginning Amer. Sign Lang. II 4
SLNG 1211 Fingerspelling 2
SLNG 1347 Deaf Culture 3

TOTAL Credit Hours for ASL Communications Skills Certificate:


  1. Capstone course
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