British Sign Language – Stage 1 Beginners

British Sign Language – Stage 1 Beginners

Study Mode: Part Time
Course Level: N/A

Where will this course lead?

This course is suitable for complete beginners; ideal for those who want to learn the basics of British Sign Language.

What will I study?

This course is designed to enable learners to communicate with deaf people in British Sign Language (BSL).

It draws on a range of topics, involving simple, everyday use. Learn to use and recognise fingerspelling, use and understand a range of signs for everyday use, take part in basic conversations and learn more about deaf culture and deaf awareness.
 

How will this course be delivered?

Classroom-based learning led by tutor demonstration. You will practice as a whole class, in pairs and in groups and use some role-play.

What qualifications will I get?

This is a personal development programme.

How will I be assessed?

This course is for personal development and is informally assessed by the tutor with self assessment and evaluation by the student.

How do I get a place on the course?

Enrolment opportunities are available throughout the year. Please contact us for more details on 0121 678 7000 or email Community.SkillsforLife@Solihull.ac.uk

What are the entry requirements?

Students must be aged 19+.
If you have learning difficulty or disability please let us know when you apply. 
 

What else do I need to know?

Please bring a pen and paper with you to your lessons.

Please note: Materials are not supplied for Cakes, Flowers/Floristry, Textiles, Soft Furnishings, Homemade Crafts, Calligraphy, Art, Cookery, Tiling, Painting & Decorating, Sewing or Dressmaking.

What can I do after this course?

You may be interested in progressing to a higher level BSL programme. We also offer BSL stage 2 (moving on & conversation skills)

Have a question about the course?
Please contact Admissions on 0121 678 7000 with any queries.
Location
Start Date
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Course Fee (p.a)
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Study Mode
Apply

Woodlands Campus

Apr - 19

Various

TBC

TBC

OLAJA122E002S

Part Time

Woodlands Campus

Jan - 19

Various

TBC

TBC

OLAJA122E002W

Part Time

Woodlands Campus

19/09/18

Wednesday

19:00-21:00

£70

OLAJA122E002A

Part Time