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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 10 weeks

Start date Sep 2024

Cost £212
(see funding options)

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Course overview

This 10-week evening class (20 hours on campus plus 20 hours of additional self-study time with online materials like 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. Please read the My World of Work website for more details.

What you will learn

Upon 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 pm to 8.30 pm 
  • This 10-week course will start on Monday 23 September and finish on Monday 2 December.
  • Course fee: £212
  • The course can be funded by an ITA if you are eligible. 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 Cost
Sighthill Campus Evening 23/09/24 10 Weeks £212

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