The Equity & Disability Service offers an introductory New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL) course, which will be held in the Jack Erskine building each Thursday in Term 2 (April 29, May 6, 13, 20, 27, June 3) from 12-12.50pm.
Participants are taught:
• The finger-spelling alphabet
• Basic phrases
• Some university-specific vocabulary
• Basic grammar
• Deaf culture
No previous NZSL experience is required.
The course is open to both students and staff and the cost is $60. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Attendees have the option of further developing their NZSL through community-based courses.
Watch UC student Benazir and Disability Advisor Nicola to see how you can meet and greet in NZSL: http://blogs.canterbury.ac.nz/insiders/2020/09/24/how-to-meet-and-greet-in-new-zealand-sign-language/
For more information, please visit the website here> New Zealand Sign Language Course | Disability Resource Service | University of Canterbury