American Sign Language Basics SIGN 9001 Email to a Friend Our American Sign Language Basics course is intended for those with no knowledge of American Sign Language (ASL) and is an introduction to Deaf culture and the Deaf community. Learn to exchange personal information, identify others, give simple directions and discuss the immediate environment. Note(s) This course is an introductory course and not part of the intensive American Sign Language Certificate. Contact Information 416-415-5000, ext. 2126 firstname.lastname@example.org Course Section(s) Available Class dates and registration for the upcoming year (September 2017 to August 2018) will be available on this website in early July 2017. Please visit this page again at that time. Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.