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Required Courses

Freshman

FALL 1 COURSE HOURS
ASLI 1301 Elementary American Sign Language I - Prerequisite 3
SPRING 1 COURSE HOURS
ASLI 1302 Elementary American Sign Language II- Prerequisite 3
COMD 3301 Deaf Culture 3

Sophomore

FALL 2 COURSE HOURS
ASLI 2301 Intermediate American Sign Language I 3
ASLI 2333 Introduction to American Sign Language Interpreting 3
SPRING 2 COURSE HOURS
ASLI 2302 Intermediate American Sign Language II 3
ASLI 2335 Multiculturalism and Diversity in ASL Interpreting 3

Junior

FALL 3 COURSE HOURS
ASLI 3330 Consecutive Interpreting and Translation 3
ASLI 3360 Advanced American Sign Language 3
SPRING 3 COURSE HOURS
ASLI 3333 Interactive Interpreting 1 3
ASLI 4368 Linguistics of American Sign Language 3

Senior

FALL 4 COURSE HOURS
ASLI 3334 Interactive Interpreting 2 3
ASLI 4346 Transliteration and Educational Settings 3
SPRING 4 COURSE HOURS
ASLI 4489 Service Learning in American Sign Language Interpreting 4
ASLI 4335 Advanced Interpreting Techniques and Skills 3
ASLI 4397 Special Topics (Senior Project) 3

The following courses will transfer*:

  • ASLI 1301: Elementary American Sign Language I 
  • ASLI 1302: Elementary American Sign Language II 
  • ALI 2301: Intermediate American Sign Language I 
  • ASLI 2302: Intermediate American Sign Language II 
  • COMD 3301: Deaf Culture
  • ASLI 3311: Introduction to the Interpreting Profession

Max Transfer Hours: A maximum of 66 lower-level hours will transfer to UH.

Enrollment in Upper Level (3000-4000) ASLI courses: Students must be accepted in the program to take select upper level courses. See catalog for course prerequisites to avoid being dropped http://catalog.uh.edu/preview_program.php?catoid=8&poid=2021&returnto=1481

Hours: To earn a degree, students must complete 120 hours (36 of those hours must be advance 3000+) and a minimum 2.0 GPA.

  • Repeat courses cannot count towards the total hours.

Residency Requirements: Last 30 hours of coursework towards a degree must be completed at UH.

Contact Marla Moreno-Jordan, Academic Advisor, for questions or appointment at (713) 743-2764 mcmoreno@uh.edu.