British Sign Language Level 1

Course Content

This course will help you work towards your first BSL qualification. It follows on directly from the Introduction to British Sign Language course. You will build on the topics and skills and develop techniques in Communicating in social and transactional contexts; Using on-line resources; Giving a signed talk; Using the appropriate facial expression; Viewing signed presentations and taking notes; Using compound signs; Using the correct timelines; Using directional verbs. You will focus on topics such as food and drink, leisure activities, weather, describing people and countries. You will use video recording where appropriate and you will be given regular homework tasks and progress checks.

Entry Requirements

Completion of the Introduction to British Sign Language course or basic knowledge of BSL signs.

Method of Assessment

Continuing practical and written assessments and homework tasks.

Future Prospects

Successful participants may like to continue to the next level and work towards further qualifications in the subject.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Part-Time Evening/Weekends

  • Campus

    Gardyne Campus

  • Start Date

    26 Feb 2020

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    18 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    ESOL, Languages & TEFL

  • Course Fee

    All course fees are reviewed annually, and subject to change. Published fees apply to the courses mode of delivery.

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