Learn NZSL (New Zealand Sign Language) online via MySign!
You will have an online class with qualified NZSL tutor to teach you and it is fully interactive - just online! 5 weeks online course starting Friday, 1st October 6pm - 7pm. This is suitable for students with no previous NZSL experience.
Course fee: $79 for full 5-week class incl. weekly e-handouts/homework
Level: NZSL Beginner - Part 1 (Level 1, Unit 1 and 2)
At the end of course, learners will:
Unit 1 - Meeting and Greeting
- Exchange greetings and make introductions
- Understand simple online class instructions
- Learn about the role of facial expression in NZSL
- Learn to get, and give, eye gaze before signing (requirements for visual attention)
- Learn numbers 1‐10
- Learn the fingerspelling alphabet, spell their own name, and ask for repetition
Unit 2 - Our Class
- Identify people in the online class
- Name language(s) they are learning
- Give and follow simple instructions and action commands
- Ask for clarification, correction and confirmation
- Use appropriate phrases for arriving late to online class
- Use numbers for counting (0‐20) and simple time phrases in relation to class activities
Please note registering online confirms your registration and commits you to the course. We will go ahead once we have reached the min number of participants (a min number is 4 participants is required). Please see the cancellation policy for any further information. If you have any questions, you are welcome to email to firstname.lastname@example.org.