American Sign Language Links

Related Programs

You may also be interested in:

Certificate of Achievement: 2017–2018 Catalog Year

American Sign Language

Certificate of Achievement

Student Learning Outcomes: The American Sign Language Certificate of Achievement is designed to develop skills in American Sign Language to provide students with a strong foundation to enter professions that provide services to the deaf or hard of hearing people.

Total Requirements: 30 Units (Credits)

Course Requirements
Program Requirements 18 Units (Credits)
AM 140 American Sign Language I / II 6
Students can take AM 145 and AM 146 (4 units each) in lieu of AM 140 for slower paced coursework.
AM 141 American Sign Language III / IV 6
Students can take AM 147 and AM 148 (4 units each) in lieu of AM 141 for slower paced coursework.
AM 151 Fingerspelling I 1
AM 152 Fingerspelling II 1
Any other AM course(s) 4
General Education Requirements 12 Units (Credits)
English/Communications Requirements
Must include a writing course
Human Relations Requirement 3
Mathematics Requirement 3
A list of all courses filling general education requirements for the Certificate of Achievement can be found on the Certificate of Achievement page.

Note: View Gainful Employment Information

© 2018 Western Nevada College
Privacy Policy | Important Notices | Title IX | WNC en Español | Home
Information: 775-445-3000
General Questions: