This is a six-week course providing a historical overview of the American Deaf community and its evolving culture. Theoretical frameworks from sociology are explored. Deafness as a culture and not a disability is explained as participants are guided into the world of Deaf culture.
American Deaf CultureUniversity of Houston
About this Course
Syllabus - What you will learn from this course
Module 1: Discrimination and Audism
Module 2: What is American Deaf Culture? - An Introduction
Module 3: "My Child is born deaf" - Language acquisition
Module 4: What is American Deaf Culture? - an Overview
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TOP REVIEWS FROM AMERICAN DEAF CULTURE
I really enjoyed this course and it improved my knowledge on deaf culture in America. i like the way of the instructors explaining the subject. thank you
The course could have gone more in-depth, but it was certainly intriguing and very well done. The personal experiences and course materials were my favorites!
This course was awesome! I am hoping to go to school for ASL-English interpretation and this course only made my desire to start this profession even higher. Thank you!
I thoroughly enjoyed this class, and the information presented. I loved the instructor's personal anecdotes. I finished all six weeks in just two weeks!
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