A Basic Course in American Sign Language
TJ Publishers is pleased to announce that the original videotape series that accompanies the textbook, A Basic Course in American Sign Language, is now available in a 4-disc DVD set.
The first three DVDs in this series are designed to illustrate and demonstrate each of the exercises and dialogues presented in A Basic Course in American Sign Language. Four Deaf teachers and three hearing students provide a variety of models for the exercises.
The fourth DVD in this series presents spontaneous, unrehearsed conversations among four Deaf adults. It offers excellent practice in reading signs in conversation. Topics include Mischievous Behavior, Travel Experiences, Deaf Clubs, Name Signs, etc.
All DVDs include voice. Hearing students can utilize sound for initial instruction, or opt to turn off the sound to sharpen visual acuity.
Disc 1 – Lessons 1-7, 50 minutes
Disc 2 – Lessons 8-14, 48 minutes
Disc 3 – Lessons 15-22, 50 minutes
Disc 4 – Conversations, 60 minutes
(Individual discs not available, the 4 discs are only available as a set.)