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  Sep 24, 2017
 
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2017-2018 
  
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2017-2018

Deaf Studies Minor


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The Deaf Studies minor provides students with a strong foundation in American Sign Language (ASL) skills, a broad understanding of the history, literature and culture of the Deaf community, and knowledge of issues in areas such as education, the legal system, and medical care that affect Deaf individuals.  The minor involves direct engagement with members of the Deaf community both on and off campus, and adds value to a student’s major and career options by demonstrating an ability to work and interact with members of the Deaf community in professional and social contexts.

Deaf Studies Minor


 The Deaf Studies minor will consist of 19 hours, 18 credit hours of on-campus courses and one credit hour in a Community Based Learning Cooperative:

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