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American Sign Language
A.A. Program
Hegis Code: 5599

Total Credits: 62-65

First Semester Credits
ASL 152 American Sign Language I (1) 3
COM 101 Interpersonal Communications 3
ENG 100 Enhanced Composition I or
ENG 101 Composition I or
ENG 108 The Craft of Composition / Honors English I (2)
3
Mathematics Elective (3) 3-4
PED Activity Course (s) 1
SOC 201 Introduction to Sociology 3
Total Semester Credits 16-17
   
Second Semester Credits
ASL 153 American Sign Language II (1) 3
ASL 226 Communications and Culture in the Deaf Community (1) 3
ENG 102 Composition  II or
ENG 109 The Art of Analysis / Honors English II
3
Laboratory Science Elective or
Mathematics Elective (4)
3-4
PED Activity Course (s) 1
Total Semester Credits 13-14
   
Third Semester Credits
ASL 252 American Sign Language III (1) 3
COM 220 Communication and Language 3
English Elective (5) 3
Laboratory Science Elective (6) 4
PSY 203 General Psychology I 3
Total Semester Credits 16
   
Fourth Semester Credits
ASL 253 American Sign Language IV (1) 3
General Electives (7) 6
HED Health Elective 2-3
Social Science Electives (8) 6
Total Semester Credits 17-18

1. These classes may not be offered every semester.
   ASL 252 American Sign Language III and ASL 253 American Sign Language IV will be offered at least once a year.
    Placement by departmental advisement.

2. Depending on placement.

3. SUNY GER Mathematics.

4. SUNY GER Mathematics or
    SUNY GER Natural Sciences.

5. Recommended:
    ENG 226 Introduction to Linguistics and Semantics II.

6. SUNY GER Natural Sciences.

7. Recommended general elective:
    COM 222 Nonverbal Communication.

8. Two courses (6 credits) from two of the following three sub categories:   
    - SUNY GER Western Civilization, or
    - SUNY GER Other World Civilizations, or
    - SUNY GER American History specific.