This course is perfect for anyone looking to learn Sign Language as a method of communication for either personal or business use!
Do you know someone who is deaf? Maybe a loved one and you want to learn to help better your communication? Or are you looking to learn for business use? Then this course is perfect for you.
What is the Level 2 Sign Language Diploma course?
With statistics for the number of deaf adults and children in the UK rising every year, it is becoming more apparent we should grasp at least the basics of British Sign Language. This is especially important if it means being able to communicate with our loved ones or if our chosen career paths call for the use of sign. So, whether you're already a member of the sign community or are seeking to begin learning the language from scratch, there's never been a better time to take up such an in-demand, specialist form of communication.
Made up of hand gestures, movements, body language and various facial expressions, it takes time and practice to be able to master British Sign Language and, more importantly, learn how to communicate effectively with a person who has any degree of hearing impairment.
Is the Level 2 Sign Language Diploma online course right for me?
The Sign Language Diploma course is ideal for students who require this particular method of communication for personal or business use. It might be that one of your relatives or close friends has a hearing impairment and your goal is to engage with them. Alternatively, this learning structure is highly informative to those who need a strong foundation of British Sign Language knowledge for employment purposes.
This course will enable you to further any basic sign language you may know already, but it is equally perfect for absolute beginners.
What job could I get with a Level 2 Sign Language Diploma online qualification?
There are many jobs across both the public and private sector that require a detailed understanding of sign language, from interpreting and teaching to social support work and care.
What The Course Will Teach You:
- Introduction to Sign Language
- Sign Language Around the World: Different Types of Signing
- Deaf Awareness
- Job and Career Opportunities for Those Who Know Sign Language
- Kids and Sign Language
- Much more...
Units Of Study
Level 2 Sign Language Diploma Course Modules:
Introduction to the British Sign Language Course
Sign Language Around the World: Different Types of Signing
Job and Career Opportunities for Those Who Know Sign Language
Kids and Sign Language
British Sign Language Basics
Before you Begin
Learn to Sign Common Words
Learn to Sign Numbers and the Alphabet
Learn to Sign People & Family
Learn to Sign Questions
Learn to Sign School
Learn to Sign Home
Learn to Sign Time
Learn to Sign Food & Drink
Learn to Sign Descriptions
Learn to Sign Colours
Learn to Sign Animals
Learn to Sign Sports and Hobbies
Learn to Sign Transport
Learn to Sign Money
Learn to Sign Weather & Seasons
Learn to Sign Employment / Careers
Learn to Sign Phrases
What does the Level 2 Sign Language Diploma online course cover?
Expect to study many interesting angles of British sign language, including the following areas:
Explore the basics of British Sign Language (BSL) such as how to begin a conversation with a deaf person, how BSL differs to the English language and the various dialects it has.
Learn how sign language is used all over the world along with why there are so many different sign language systems being practised today.
Understand what it means to be deaf aware and how to positively encourage deaf awareness.
Discover many different sign language words, numbers, questions, descriptions and phrases which are commonly used within British sign language communication.
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