British Sign Language (BSL) Stage 1
This course will lead to the SQA BSL Level 4 qualification. It follows on directly from the Introduction to British Sign Language course. Learners will develop techniques in communicating in various social and transactional contexts. The course also includes: using on-line resources; using the appropriate facial expressions; viewing signed presentations and taking notes; describing the placement of objects; using the correct timelines; using directional verbs. Learners will focus on topics such as food and drink, leisure activities, weather, describing people; countries and will learn how to structure simple sentences using BSL grammar and syntax.
No formal entry requirements. An interest in learning BSL is required. This course follows on from our Introduction to BSL course but it is not a requirement.
Method of Assessment
Continuing practical and written assessments and homework tasks. All learners will take Scottish Qualification assessments at level 4.
Successful learners will benefit from enhanced skills in and understanding of BSL and may apply for further study in BSL at the college at SCQF level 5.
01 Mar 2023
- All course fees are reviewed annually, and subject to change. Published fees apply to the courses mode of delivery.