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Sign Language 1 (SL1) Course – Commences 15 Feb 2018, Parramatta
From Thursday 15 February 2018 -  18:30
To Thursday 29 March 2018 - 20:30
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The Deaf Society
Sign Language 1 (SL1) Course
15 February–29 March 2018, 6.30pm–8.30pm
The Deaf Society, Level 4, 69 Phillip St, Parramatta

Cost: $220

Sign Language 1 offers students the unique and fun experience of learning how to communicate visually using Auslan (Australian sign language), the native language of the Australian Deaf community. Sign Language 1 is delivered via face-to-face study in a classroom environment.

By the end of Sign Language 1, students will be able to:

  • Greet others and introduce yourself
  • Give and request personal details such as phone numbers and addresses
  • Count in Auslan
  • Fingerspell in Auslan
  • Ask and answer simple questions (using “who”, “what”, “when”, “where”, etc.)
  • Communicate practical vocabulary including colours, days of the week and family
  • Express agreement and disagreement
  • Use visual-gestural communication strategies
  • Identify the Deaf Community
  • Explain effective ways of communicating with deaf people

More information and registration

Location The Deaf Society
Level 4, 69 Phillip St