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College Catalog 2017-2018 
College Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ED 242 - The Use of Sign Language with People with Multi-Disabilities

2.00 credits.
A practical sign language course for persons interested in special education. Information covered includes: 1) sign language and other alternative communication systems, 2) adaptive signing techniques, 3) developmental processes involved with signing, 4) how to choose a sign/sign system, and 5) basic core vocabulary for use with people with developmental disabilities in their environments (i.e., sheltered workshops, special school settings, group homes, etc.). *Prerequisite(s): ED 105 , and  ED 150  or ED 151 . Provisional or formal acceptance into Education Program required. Spring semester.