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Community Based ESOL and Modern Languages

British Sign Language Level 1

Campus Sighthill Campus

Qualification SCQF Level 4

Study mode Evening

Duration 12 weeks

Start date Sep 2022

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Course overview

This 30-hour evening class (20 hours on campus / 10 hours of additional self-study time of online materials including videos to consolidate learning) builds on the communication skills and vocabulary areas covered in the Introduction to BSL course, including topics such as family, occupations and hobbies.  You will further develop your ability to take part in interactions using BSL.

Course fee: £212

Please note that, if you are eligible, it is possible to use an ITA towards the cost of the course. See the following link for details:

https://www.myworldofwork.co.uk/learn-and-train/sds-individual-training-accounts-ita

What you will learn

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • communicate using straightforward BSL
  • understand straightforward presentations in BSL

How the course is assessed

  • SQA course assessments focussing on interaction and comprehension

Number of days per week

  • Monday evenings: 6.30 to 8.30 pm 
  • This 10-week course will start on Monday 5 September and will finish on Monday 28 November (No class on 19/09, 10/10 and 17/10)
  • Course fee: £212
  • The course can be funded by an ITA if you are eligible for one. See My World of Work for details.

Entry requirements

  • Introduction to British Sign Language or equivalent

Progression and Articulation Routes

  • British Sign Language Level 2

Study Options

Campus Study mode Start date Duration
Sighthill Campus Evening 05/09/22 12 Weeks

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