The society is a sign language group which teaches students basic sign language. We run a British Sign Language (BSL) Level 1 course. The course is one year long, with evening classes taking place each week of term. Topic areas include: the alphabet, numbers, colours, the calendar, describing yourself and your family, jobs, directions and many more. Students can also choose to take exams required to achieve the Level 1 Award in BSL.
There are also various socials and fundraisers throughout the year that members can get involved in outside of class.
Membership is £5 - this allows members to attend BSL Social Club, where you can learn British Sign Language in a casual setting weekly, in addition to our other events.
LESSONS ARE NOW ON SALE; There is an additional BSL Level 1 Fee of £100 (2019 price).
[Until summer 2016, this group was known as 'Talking Hands']
FAQ - What does our logo mean? This is the BSL sign for 'Linguistics' and the ASL sign for 'Sign Interpreter'
Groups - 0121 415 8950
RA's - 0121 415 8949
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