ASLD 520. American Sign Language Linguistics. 3 Hours.
In this course, students take an analytical approach to language and the field of linguistics as it applies to American Sign Language. ASL phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, bilingualism, language use and usage will be examined and discussed. Language samples will be viewed and analyzed for evidence of different language structures and forms. Students will also read and critique research articles pertaining to ASL and other signed languages. This course is offered at the 500 and 700 level with additional assignments at the 700 Level. Not open to students with credit in ASLD 720. Prerequisite: ASL IV or instructor approval. LEC.
...courses: ASLD 520 American Sign Language Linguistics ASLD 521 Discourse Analysis of ASL ASLD 523...