Sign Language Level 2 award in BSL (Online)
|15/09/2021 - Autumn Term||Wednesday||5 - 7 pm||PLEASE CONTACT CENTRE FOR COST|
BSL Qualification Level 2
This qualification is designed to enable you to develop an ability to communicate with Deaf people using BSL in a range of familiar contexts, participating in longer and more open-ended exchanges than at level one. The course will develop functional communication in BSL about a range of real life, routine and daily experiences. You will be able to deal with more routine language tasks and have sufficient grasp of grammar to cope with some non-routine tasks.
The course is divided into three units and candidates are required to pass all units to gain the Signature qualification.
BSL 201 – develops your receptive skills
This unit covers topics linked to meeting deaf people. You will learn how to receive and understand specific information and instructions and how to understand descriptions, explanations and statements.
BSL 202 – develops your productive skills
This unit covers topics to help you when signing with a deaf person. You will learn how to use simple structures and phrases and use BSL appropriate to the context of the discussion.
BSL 203 – develops your conversational skills
This unit covers topics to help you converse with a deaf person. You will learn how to understand routine questions and responses, requests and views and understand the main points of routine conversations.
The course is lively and fun you will gain a qualification to add to your CV. You will meet new like-minded people who want to communicate and mix with the deaf community and you will meet deaf people at local deaf events.
Assessments take place throughout the course during normal class time and the assessment fees are payable separately You must have a Signature / CACDP BSL Level 1 qualification or equivalent.
* arrangements can be made to pay in instalments – please ask for details
Learners must have a Signature/CACDP BSL Level 1 qualification or equivalent.