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Instructor-led course

Provided by: PPD Personal and Professional Development


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Introduction to Sign Language


Description


This interactive course will give an introduction to sign language and an opportunity to review and revisit best practice in communicating with Deaf people. Through discussion and practice, participants will gain knowledge of sign language, as well as advice on how to take their knowledge further.

Target audience
  • University staff
  • College staff
  • Non-University Teaching Institutions staff
  • Students
  • Affiliated lecturers
  • Further details regarding PPD's eligibility criteria are available
Aims
  • to have a basic understanding of British Sign Language and the manual alphabet
  • to understand the ways hearing people and Deaf people can communicate
  • to be able to confidently communicate with Deaf people
Duration

One half day session


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