IPP 147 Survey of Deaf Culture

3 Credit Hours • 45 Contact Hours (Lecture)

Prerequisite: ANT 101, ASL 123 (Grade of B or higher), ENG 121, IPP 145 (Grade of B or higher)

Note: Completion of ASL 221 or concurrent enrollment

Surveys the factors that contribute to defining Deaf persons as members of a cultural minority. This course will look at the impact of language on the culture as well as the role of norms, values, traditions, and minority groups within Deaf culture. Attention will also be given to identity and membership in Deaf culture.