Jul 15, 2018  
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2018-2019 
  
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2018-2019

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.

Minor Requirements


 The Deaf Studies minor consists of 15 hours, with 9 credit hours of ASLN 101-201 as prerequisite or placement.

Required Courses


15 credit hours

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