American Sign Language (ASL) weekend youth course is designed for middle and high school students up to 17 years old. This course will provide a stimulating learning and experimental opportunity that blends excitement, education, and enjoyment in an environment to lay the foundation for bilingual communication. Designed to help adolescents learn ABCs, numbers and basic signs in American Sign Language and uses in a school and theatrical setting. Note: This course is primarily designed for hearing youth who want to learn American Sign Language.
Saturday, October 15, 2022 to Sunday, October 16, 2022
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10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
UGA Center for Continuing Education & Hotel
1197 South Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA 30602
Students will check in on Saturday and Sunday morning between 9:45 and 10:00 a.m. Some classrooms are located around campus, and students may travel by foot, bus or university vehicle to get to classrooms or other activities. More details will be available in your confirmation email and in the welcome email sent out two weeks before the course begins.
$185 - This includes lunch for Saturday and Sunday.
This course is designed for all hearing youth interested in American Sign Language. Ideal for those who have members of their family, school, or community who are deaf; or those who may want to eventually expand their skills to interpreting or special needs education.
Instructors for this course will be announced shortly.
What you need for the course:
Please look for the welcome letter for required program supplies in your parent information e-mail sent two weeks before your program.