This qualification aims to introduce learners to simple and basic skills in British Sign Language(BSL), to enable
them to communicate with Deaf people on everyday topics in accordance with the National Language Standards at
Entry Level. The IBSL Entry Level Award in British Sign Language is part of a range of qualifications designed to
provide a stepping stone approach for individuals to develop their communication skills. It can ultimately lead onto
a qualified sign language interpreter status in the future or a career working with people who are deaf. This is a life
skill which can be used in everyday life as an essential communication tool.
What will I learn
This course is made up of three units.
• Understand Basic Information in British Sign Language
• Develop strategies to acquire simple and basic British
Sign Language skills
• Take part in and follow simple conversations in British
How will I learn
Learning will be classroom based with a variety of lectures, seminars, electronic resources, group work, presentations and active learning sessions.
BSL Level 1 Sign Language
Apply online via Stockton Riverside College Website.
• Please apply online to show expression of interest.
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Level 1 British Sign Language Studies
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