WSU Global Campus Course Information Page

COURSE:

SHS 202 (Fall 2018)

TITLE:

American Sign Language II

SECTION:

01

CREDITS:

4

CROSS-LISTING:

 

DESCRIPTION:

Sign language systems; vocabulary and skill development in signing and interpreting signs; intermediate conversation skills.

PREREQUISITES:

Course Prerequisite: SHS 201 or concurrent enrollment; completion of SHS 201 recommended.

COURSE MEDIA FEE:

0.00

SPECIAL NOTES:

Winter Session Course Information:

This course is part of the three-week Winter Session, from Dec. 15 - Jan. 6. Register in myWSU beginning April 9; choose the 2018 Fall Semester term and the Global Campus. Students can enroll in only one Winter Session course, and it cannot be their first course taken at WSU. Get a head start by accessing your Winter Session course space beginning Nov. 2, and review the Prepare for Success information on winter.wsu.edu/.

FOOTNOTE:

COURSE MATERIALS:

TEXTBOOKS:

Some instructors do not publish textbook information until a few weeks before the start of the term.

If you choose to purchase your books from a vendor other than The Bookie, be sure to use the ISBN to identify the correct edition. Special edition textbooks or bundles may be available only through The Bookie.

Required textbooks may include access codes to online resources, DVDs or CDs, which also may be required. If you buy a textbook in a format other than the one listed as REQUIRED (including used textbooks), it is possible that additional required items will have to be purchased separately.

Title

Author

Ed

ISBN

Required

Optional Learning American Sign Language DVD. Alternate textbook/ DVD package can be purchased using ISBN 9780205453917 Humphries; Padden 9780205453429 N
Learning American Sign Language: Levels I and II- Beginning and Intermediate Humphries; Padden 2 9780205275533 Y
Inside Deaf Culture Padden; Humphries 9780674022522 Y

MATERIALS YOU GET ON YOUR OWN:

Product Type

Product Description

Special Requirement Students are advised to refer to the Technological Requirements page for the Global Campus. The 'recommended' high speed internet is a requirement for the media content in this course. http://online.wsu.edu/video/speedTest/Default.aspx
Special Requirement Students are required to have a Skype account to communicate with their other classmates as well as a webcam or a computer with a built in webcam.
Special Requirement Students will be required to view 2 films 1) Sound and Fury (2000), and 2) Through Deaf Eyes (2007). Students can choose to either rent, buy or borrow these films or they can choose to purchase a Netflix subscription. It's also possible that these films may be on youtube.

The materials listed above are required for this course and you are responsible for obtaining the products on your own.

MEDIA WSU PROVIDES FOR YOU:

Select a ‘Delivery Mode’ (e.g., Media Center, Bundle, CD, DVD) link to view an item’s detail. Links are located in the table below.

Delivery Mode

Required by Instructor

Ships to you from WSU

Media Center Y No

COURSE COMPONENTS:

PROCTOR REQUIREMENTS:

This course has proctored exams that allow for an online or on-site proctor. Students can choose to utilize WSU’s online third party proctoring vendor, Examity, which charges an $18.00 fee for each exam. If you choose to utilize an on-site proctor, please check with the proctor regarding the fee, as fees vary. Students should schedule exams at least two weeks before the date they wish to take the exam.

To learn more about proctored exams, please review the information on the Global Campus Proctoring Services Website.

Exam

Type of Proctoring

Proctoring Fee

Time Limit

Instructions

Exam 1 Student chooses approved proctor Fee will be charged by proctor 1 hour 30 minutes The online proctored exam is closed book, no aids/notes. Student may use a dry eraser board for minor calculations—a pen for writing on the board and an eraser (or cloth) are also allowed. The proctor should inspect the board before the web cam is turned off to be sure the student has wiped the board clean. Instructor (Melissa Ratsch) should be called immediately at 509-714-9626 for any student encountering technical or exam extension issues before or during the exam.
Exam 2 Student chooses approved proctor Fee will be charged by proctor 1 hour 30 minutes The online proctored exam is closed book, no aids/notes. Student may use a dry eraser board for minor calculations—a pen for writing on the board and an eraser (or cloth) are also allowed. The proctor should inspect the board before the web cam is turned off to be sure the student has wiped the board clean. Instructor (Melissa Ratsch) should be called immediately at 509-714-9626 for any student encountering technical or exam extension issues before or during the exam.

SYLLABUS:

The final syllabus will be available in the Learning Management System.

The links below are to tentative or past syllabi providing a general idea of what the course entails. They do not represent the current course’s syllabus, requirements or expectations.

2019-summ-ONLIN-SHS-202-2943-LEC
2019-spri-ONLIN-SHS-202-10234-LEC
2018-fall-ONLIN-SHS-202-12074-LEC