Introduction to Portuguese Sign Language I
General Objectives of the CourseProvide learners with linguistic and psycholinguistic skills in Portuguese Sign Language.
Applicants must be aged 16 years or over.
Candidates should check the admission requirements available on this site, in addition to the information provided here.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and GradingContinuous assessment (50%) - assessment exercises throughout the semester
Summative assessment (50% - final and mandatory) - at the end of each semester
Learning Objectives and Intended SkillsStudents will develop skills in communicating with a deaf person using LGP; Doing a presentation in LGP; giving information about the Deaf, Community and Its Culture, answer questions about a little 'story' told by a Deaf Person; recognizing variants in the way the Deaf communicate.
As a rule, continuous assessment is the preferential regime to assess our students’ knowledge which requires 75% attendance and completion of two assessment tests. Other elements such as class participation, homework and tasks performed throughout the course, are also taken into account for evaluation. At the end of each level, students can request the corresponding certificate, if the course has been successfully completed.
Non Degree Course
Qualification Awarded: Diploma/Certificate
Duration: 54 HORAS
ECTS Credits: 2.0
Price : 130.0
Call for Applications (only in portuguese)
- 1st Semester
Start date: 16-09-2013
Start date (first year): 16-09-2013
End date: 21-12-2013
- 2nd Semester
Start date: 10-02-2014
End date: 31-05-2014