AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE (ASL)/DEAF STUDIES CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE (ASL)/DEAF STUDIES CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers a 200 hour program that is composed of a sequence of noncredit courses that leads to a clear level of competency in American Sign Language while providing students with the skills and knowledge they need to work in the deaf-related careers. The certificate is awarded to students who successfully complete all required courses plus eight (8) workshops of the student’s choice. The courses and workshops in this program are continually updated and rotated in the summer, spring and fall. Affiliated instructors are members of both the hearing and deaf communities. Those who complete the certificate program may choose to pursue further studies in an interpreter program. Required courses include: ASL I, ASL II, ASL III, ASL IV, ASL V, ASL VI, ASL VII and Issues and Trends in Deaf Culture. Additional course offerings include: ASL Semantics Workshop; ASL Fingerspelling; ASL Conversational; ASL Practice Sessions; Medical ASL: For Medical, Emergency, and Counseling Situations; ASL Vocabulary; ASL Storytelling; ASL Classifiers; ASL Linguistics 1; ASL Idioms; ASL Linguistics 2; Deaf History; ASL Games; ASL Numbers; English to ASL Interpretation: Overcoming Nerves When Signing: Mindfulness and ASL Workshop; Introduction to American Sign Language for Teens (Grades 7-12) and Advanced ASL Immersion Course. Courses may be taken on an individual basis without participating in the certificate program. Call for more information.
LocationNassau
Geographical AreaHempstead, New York; Town of Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
 
Client Information
EligibilityAdults on a space available basis.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesTuition.
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Kathleen Montalbano
Contact's Phone (516)463-4803
Contact's Email Kathleen.Montalbano@hofstra.edu
Physical Site Address 1 255 Hofstra University
Physical Site City, State, Zip Hempstead, NY 11549-2500
Mailing Address 1 255 Hofstra University
Mailing City, State, Zip Hempstead, NY 11549-2500
Main Phone (516)463-4803
Other Phone (516)463-7200
Fax (516)463-4833
Service Location Email ce@hofstra.edu
Web Address ce.hofstra.edu
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateJan19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
Affiliated Program: AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE (ASL)/DEAF STUDIES CERTIFICATE PROGRAM
This Service: AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE (ASL)/DEAF STUDIES CERTIFICATE PROGRAM
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adult Education (HH-0500)
Adults (YB-0500)
Colleges/Universities (HD-6000.1300)
Private Colleges/Universities (HD-6000.1300-600)
Professional Continuing Education (HH-0500.1600-650)
Sign Language Instruction (LR-8000.0500-800)