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  Sep 26, 2017
 
2017-2018 College Catalog 
  
2017-2018 College Catalog

American Sign Language Education Associate in Arts Degree, ASL Studies Option


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Program Description

The ASL Studies option at Tulsa Community College gives students an opportunity to acquire an understanding of the Deaf community as a part of human diversity and acquire American Sign Language skills. The courses are designed to emphasize the acquisition of American Sign Language and knowledge with appreciation of deaf culture and the language. This option complements upper division course work related to ASL teaching, ASL research and ASL linguistics at a four-year university.

For More Information Contact:
School of Liberal Arts & Communication
Southeast Campus:  (918) 595-7694


Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate communicative competency when talking with others using American Sign Language.
  • Display behaviors that demonstrate respect for Deaf Culture.
  • Use interdisciplinary theories to counsel the Deaf.

Careers

Search careers for ASL Studies graduates at TCC Career Explorer and visit TCC Career Services to learn more about our free career planning and job preparation services.


Student Organizations

You are encouraged to participate in the American Sign Language Club.  For more information speak to your professor or stop by the Student Life office on campus.


Degree Requirements

View a semester-by-semester course plan of study and information on transferring this degree to other colleges and universities on the American Sign Language ASL Studies Degree Map.  

General Education Requirements Credit Hours: 33-34


Mathematics 3 hours


Science 7 hours


Controlled Electives 5-6 hours


Select 5-6 credit hours from the following:

Specialized Course Requirements Credit Hours: 27


Total Credit Hours: 60-61


To receive an A.A. or A.S. Degree, students must demonstrate computer proficiency.


Degree Map

View a semester-by-semester course plan of study and information on transferring this degree to other colleges and universities on the American Sign Language A.A., ASL Studies  degree map.

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