Short Course, Short Course

Subject Area


Start Date

Call 0191 511 6000

Course Length

10 Weeks





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Who is this course for?

This course is for you if you would like to continue from the beginners course or just refresh your knowledge.

What do you need to apply for the course?

You must be 19+ at the start of the academic year (1st Sept).

You should have a desire to learn new skills or improve/update your current abilities.

What are the key things you'll learn?

There will be an opportunity to learn and inprove:

  • How to greet a deaf person and getting their attention
  • Deaf awareness
    The use of sign language and finger spelling
  • BSL grammar and sign order, the vocabulary and phases required to manage and communicate in a variety of situations.
  • Sign space
  • Facial expression
  • Difference between Sign Supported English and BSL

How you will learn

Weekly, classroom taught sessions.

Where could this course take you?

You could progress onto other Fun and Leisure courses available at the campus in the evenings.