Graduate Catalog 2021-2022

Teaching American Sign Language M.A.

College of Education and Behavioral Sciences

See "Teaching American Sign Language M.A."

Degree Requirements — 30 Credits

Required Major Core Credits — 3 credit hours

SRM 600Introduction to Graduate Research

3

Required Emphasis Credits — 27 credit hours

TASL 501First and Second Language Acquisition in ASL

3

TASL 502ASL Teaching Methods

3

TASL 503ASL Assessment and Testing

3

TASL 504ASL Curriculum Development and Design

3

TASL 505Teaching Deaf Community, Culture, and ASL Literature

3

TASL 506Contemporary Professional Issues in Teaching ASL

3

TASL 507ASL Research Methods

3

TASL 593Practicum for ASL Teaching I

3

TASL 594Practicum for ASL Teaching II

3

All students are expected to complete two teaching practica experiences, a portfolio, and a research project as part of their graduation requirements.