If you have never signed before and would like to gain experience with British Sign Language, Level 1 is the place to start.
At the end of this course, you will receive a Certificate of Completion from BSLcourses.co.uk.
After completing the necessary guided tutorials, you will be able to communicate confidently to Deaf people, using basic sign language skills in a variety of situations. Students can progress to Level 2 (subject to our head teacher's approval) without the need to "qualify".
It could to be able to talk to a deafened family member, a Deaf friend, a Deaf colleague or meeting Deaf people in a social environment. The list below are the topics and overall skills you will be learning on this course:
Fingerspelling the alphabet, your name and where you are from
Numbers, calendar, dates, times and colours
Explain directions, different modes of transport and how you arrived
Talk about friends, family and pets
Hobbies, interests and everyday activities
Describe people, objects and buildings
Compound signs and Directional verbs
Practice on receptive, presentation and conversational skills
Number of tutorials
8 x 10 minute tutorials
This course lasts 9 weeks
Number of weeks advertised is the minimum duration. Maximum duration (course 'deadline') is 60 weeks. Extension charges are applicable should the student wish to continue after 60 weeks. Please see terms for more information.
Pricing (includes VAT and assessment fees, where applicable)