Sign Language Poetry, Stories and Drama

Estimated cost: R1001 – R5000
Field Of Study: Language, Linguistics & Literature
Department Name: General Linguistics


This course aims to
* train participants in analysing sign language poems and in teaching poetry to their learners
* familiarise participants with narrative structure
* expose participants to poems, short stories and longer stories sign language (predominantly SASL)
* introduce participants to the phenomenon of drama and to the related terminology
* provide participants with the knowledge required to produce a short drama
* provide participants with the opportunity to practice the skills needed to create a short drama

Entry Requirement: Grade 12/Matric Certificate
Certificate Type: Attendance
Duration: 2 days
Presentation Language: English
Contact Person Name: A Joseph
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Latest Year Offered: 2017