Auslan (Australian Sign Language) is a visual-gestural language. It is based on English grammatical system but has its own grammar.
AUSLAN is the native language of many Deaf people and the primary language of many others who have learned it later in life. It is part of the culture of the Deaf community and is recognised as a community language. As the trainer is a member of Deaf community the class will be taught in the real world of Deaf people.
This course will include the following:
Exchanging personal information
Talking about your family
Giving Commands: Objects in the Classroom
Culture: getting attention
Narrating Experience with Language
Students need to attend 75% of the course to be eligible to receive a Certificate of Achievement on the final day.
Class Schedule – 2019
|192AUSLA (Clayton)||Thurs||1 Aug||19 Sept||2pm – 4pm||8|
|192AUSLB (Clayton)||Wed||7 Oct||2 Dec||6pm – 8pm||8|
|192AUSLPENC (Peninsula)||Tues||6 August||24 Sept||6:45pm – 8:45pm||8|
Requirements: Pad and pen. Participants are encouraged to purchase AUSLAN Dictionary (available from the Monash University Bookshop). Please note food outlets are closed out of office hours. Please bring your lunch/dinner for courses held out of business hours (Mon-Fri 9-5pm)
Duration: 16 hours
Price: MSA Card $292 / Concession $299 / Other $315
Textbooks and dictionaries are available from the Monash University Book Shop (phone 9905 3111).
About the trainer
Terence is a highly experienced Auslan trainer with over 40-year experience and heavily involved in Deaf Community.
Refund & Transfer
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