Structure of American Sign Language
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LING 062. Structure of American Sign Language


In this course, we look at the linguistic structures of ASL: phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, and history. We also discuss issues of culture, literacy, and politics pertinent to people with hearing loss.
​All students are encouraged to gain a rudimentary knowledge of ASL, or to register for LING 011  if your ASL level is beginner. 
Prerequisite: LING 050  or LING 045  or LING 052  or permission of the instructor.
Social sciences.
Writing course.
1 credit.
Eligible for COGS
Spring 2018. Napoli.
Catalog chapter: Linguistics  
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/linguistics


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