Sign Language 2

Sign Language 2

Sign Language 2 - Sydney Course

  • AUSLAN - SIGN LANGUAGE COURSES
  • TO ENROL, OR FOR ANY ENQUIRIES, PLEASE CONTACT: DEAF EDUCATION NETWORK- Phone: 02 8833 3600.

Important Information

  • To enrol: Contact the Deaf Education Network on 02 8833 3600. .
  • IMPORTANT: DO NOT ENROL ON-LINE. CONTACT DEAF EDUCATION NETWORK- DIRECT.
  • IMPORTANT: PLEASE NOTE: To enrol: Please contact the Deaf Education Network on 02 8833 3600. MCC Macquarie does not process enrolments for Sign Language courses.
  • These courses are for people who want a short introduction to Auslan (Australian Sign Language) and Deaf Culture – at a relaxed pace.
  • These courses are held at MCC Chatswood, Level 1, 8 Thomas Street, Chatswood - for 7 sessions on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings during each College term. Please contact the Deaf Education Network on 02 8833 3600 to enrol in either Sign Language 1 or Sign Language 2

Course Outline

  • Improve your Auslan communication skills, further develop visual-gestural communication strategies, and extend your ability to adapt signs for use in different contexts. Pre-requisite: Sign Language 1. Taught by Deaf teachers only.
  • Sign Language 2 continues the unique and fun experience of communicating visually using Australian Sign Language (Auslan), the natural visual-gestural language used by the Australian Deaf Community.

This course is for students who want to:

  • Want to be introduced to Auslan (Australian Sign Language) and Deaf culture
  • Want a short course at a relaxed pace
  • Want to attend classes within their local area
  • Are managers, employers, teachers, health professionals, friends and colleagues of Deaf people
  • Are interested in working with Deaf people

It is intended that by the end of the Auslan Community Courses, students will:

  • Improve communication skills in Auslan
  • Further develop visual-gestural communication strategies.
  • Extend your ability to adapt signs for use in different contexts
  • Cover topics including occupations, suburbs, directions, families, time, appointments, countries and many more.
  • Develop an appreciation for Auslan
  • Access genuine Auslan with Deaf teachers
  • Develop practical Auslan skills
  • Learn through fun and informal classes
  • Gain a good introduction to sign language before committing to accredited courses.

Prerequisite: Desirable

  • Students must have completed the Sign Language 1 course.

Important: Please Note

  • To enrol: Contact the Deaf Education Network on Phone: 02 8833 3600.

Delivery Mode

Classroom based: experienced and engaging trainers will take you through the course material face to face.

Classroom based learning for this course includes:

  • Scheduled class times and sessions
  • Interaction with your trainer and other students

Please note: Government COVID-19 regulations and recommendations, including appropriate social distancing measures, hand washing and other hygiene protocols will be in place at all times and may result in course delivery changes.

Macquarie Community College operates from a range of venues across northern and western Sydney. We have campuses in Blacktown, Carlingford, Chatswood, Mt Druitt, Richmond and Ryde. Enrol today or enquire now!

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