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2019-2020 Cal State East Bay Catalog 
2019-2020 Cal State East Bay Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

American Sign Language Minor

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MLL Minor Requirements (15-23 units)

All minor students, regardless of lower-division exemptions outlined below, will be required to complete a minimum of 15 units of CSUEB coursework.  See a Modern Language and Literatures (MLL) Department advisor to determine the best path of coursework for you.

Note: Minor students should take all courses for a letter grade.

Lower Division Exemption or Coursework

All American Sign Language (ASL) minor students are required to have an intermediate-level understanding of ASL. Incoming students with prior experience with ASL may have some or all of the lower division courses waived.  Students may also challenge any of the lower division courses by exam.  To determine which lower division coursework to take contact your MLL advisor for exemption procedures and forms.  Students who do not achieve any lower division exemptions must take all of the following coursework:

Upper Division Coursework

All ASL minor students will be required to take advanced language coursework.  Choose one course for 4 units:

Elective Coursework

All students must choose at least one elective course for 3-4 units.  To complete the minimum required coursework of 15 units for the minor, some students will need to take additional elective units.  Choose from the following list:

Department Courses Listed by Course Type

Modern Languages and Literatures Courses

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Modern Languages and Literatures

Modern Languages and Literatures: American Sign Language

Modern Languages and Literatures: Chinese

Modern Languages and Literatures: French

Modern Languages and Literatures: Japanese

Modern Languages and Literatures: Spanish

Modern Languages and Literatures: Spanish-American Literature and Culture

Modern Languages and Literatures: Spanish Peninsular Literature and Culture


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