Introduction to the Deaf World

SED DE 300

  • The Individual in Community
  • Global Citizenship and Intercultural Literacy
  • Teamwork/Collaboration

Designed to provide a general overview to the lives, orientations and typical experiences of American Deaf people who use American Sign Language. This course aims to understand some of the fundamental factors that impact the lives of Deaf People, both positively and negatively. Finally, we will generate ideas about how to enhance the general perspective of the Deaf World as a vibrant cultural and linguistic minority. The intention is for students to be better equipped to be advocates and partners with Deaf People. Effective Fall 2022, this course fulfills a single unit in each of the following BU Hub areas: Global Citizenship and Intercultural Literacy, The Individual in Community, Teamwork/Collaboration.

FALL 2023 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Lim PSY B33 TR 2:00 pm-3:15 pm Mts w/SED DE500

FALL 2023 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
B1 Bottoms CDS B62 W 2:30 pm-5:15 pm Mts w/SED DE500
Undergraduate
students only

SPRG 2024 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Bottoms CAS 216 W 8:00 am-10:45 am

Note that this information may change at any time. Please visit the Student Link for the most up-to-date course information.