British Sign Language
British Sign Language (BSL) is an officially recognised language in its own right, with a unique grammatical structure. Using BSL will enable you to communicate with Deaf sign language users. Progression to advanced levels can also open up a range of employment opportunities to work with Deaf people. City Lit offers the fullest range of courses, enabling you to progress from introductory or beginner level right through to advanced level 6 .
Course Date: Tue 17 Sep 2019 (and 7 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetHave you always wanted to learn British Sign Language and communicate with Deaf people? Develop the skills you need to gain the level 1 BSL qualification, accredited by Signature. The fees for BSL level 1 courses include a year's subscription to Signworld.
You may wish to study BSL without the pressure of an exam, or just for fun. We can arrange for you to be taught without a formal final assessment and you will receive a certificate of attendance.Full fee: £639.00Senior fee: £639.00Concession: £470.00
Course Date: Tue 17 Sep 2019 (and 7 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetInterested in learning British Sign Language? Learn some basic vocabulary and grammar, and decide if you want to progress to the level 1 qualification.Full fee: £189.00Senior fee: £151.00Concession: £129.00
Course Date: Wed 18 Sep 2019 (and 4 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetHave you passed your BSL level 1 and are you ready for a level 2 course? Build your skills and knowledge and achieve a level 2 qualification, accredited by Signature.Full fee: £869.00Senior fee: £869.00Concession: £644.00
Course Date: Sat 21 Sep 2019 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetFind out about the history of Deaf people in Britain and the development of British Sign Language. This fascinating course is taught in BSL, with a BSL-English interpreter available.Full fee: £89.00Senior fee: £89.00Concession: £89.00
Course Date: Tue 24 Sep 2019
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetIdeal if you have completed level 3 in BSL and are ready to develop your skills towards level 4 standard. This is a new way to progress onto level 6. This is not an accredited course but you will work though a practical programme designed and taught by our experienced teachers. You will receive regular feedback and receive our own City Lit certificate of attendance.Full fee: £899.00Senior fee: £899.00Concession: £899.00
Course Date: Fri 4 Oct 2019
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetThe Level 3 Award in Education and Training is designed to give people the knowledge and confidence to teach in the post-16 education sector. This could be as a trainer in the private training industry or as a teacher/lecturer in further education.
You will attend City Lit for lecture blocks over 16 sessions from 4th October 2019 to 16th May 2020.
The hours are 10.00-17.00 Fridays and Saturdays.Full fee: £999.00Senior fee: £999.00Concession: £999.00
Course Date: Fri 25 Oct 2019
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetAre you a BSL teacher? Would you like to improve or learn new ways to teach BSL in your class? Richard Carter comes highly recommended - he will teach you how to find the best way for your students to learn BSL. This will help you to become confident and motivate your teaching. Please come and enrol on this one off workshop!Full fee: £79.00Senior fee: £79.00Concession: £79.00
Course Date: Sat 9 Nov 2019 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetAre you on a level 2 or 3 BSL course and would like to get a better understanding of how role shift and referents are used in BSL? This workshop is taught by a highly experienced teacher and provides a perfect opportunity to focus on this important area of BSL to improve your knowledge and fluency.Full fee: £89.00Senior fee: £89.00Concession: £89.00
Course Date: Sat 23 Nov 2019 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetAre you on a level 1 or 2 BSL course and would like to improve your ability to use and understand BSL fingerspelling? This workshop is taught by a highly experienced teacher and provides a perfect opportunity to focus on this particular area of BSL.Full fee: £89.00Senior fee: £89.00Concession: £89.00
Course Date: Fri 10 Jan 2020 (and 2 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetIdeal if you have passed level 2 in BSL and are ready to develop the knowledge and skills you need to achieve the level 3 qualification, accredited by Signature.
The course fee is £1211, plus an upfront fee of £188 payable at the time of your enrolment.
If you’re unable to pay the course fee upfront, you can choose to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan from Student Finance England (SFE) to help cover the cost, repayable after the course ends. You can find more information about the Advanced Learner Loan www.citylit.ac.uk/advanced-learner-loans
If you’re unable to pay the upfront fee, you can talk to our Information, Advice and Guidance team who will advise you on other financial support available. You can contact the Advice and Guidance Team by phone on 020 7492 2500 or by email: email@example.com
For more information, please call Sign Language and Lipreading on 020 7492 2725.Full fee: £1,399.00Senior fee: £1,399.00Concession: £1,399.00
Course Date: Wed 15 Jan 2020
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetThis course is the language development part of the level 6 in BSL. Ideal if you have passed level 3 in BSL and you want to develop your skills up to the appropriate standard for progression to a level 6 qualification. Develop and establish fluency in your use of BSL in a variety of situations and registers, in both productive and receptive skills.Full fee: £999.00Senior fee: £999.00Concession: £999.00
Course Date: Sat 29 Feb 2020
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetAre you currently on a Level 3 course in BSL? If you need some guidance by an experienced teacher, this course will provide guidance and tips to help you develop strategies for how best to approach the level 3 receptive exam (Unit 321).Full fee: £89.00Senior fee: £89.00Concession: £89.00
Course Date: Wed 6 May 2020
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetFull fee: £999.00Senior fee: £999.00Concession: £999.00
Course Date: Wed 17 Jun 2020 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetIf you have passed level 1 in BSL but are not quite ready to do level 2, this course is for you. Practise storytelling, having conversations and presenting information to others in an unhurried and friendly class. This is not an exam class, but you will receive an attendance certificate.Full fee: £289.00Senior fee: £231.00Concession: £197.00
Course Date: Tue 24 Sep 2019 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetThis is a one-off free session to give you a taste of what happens in a British Sign Language class. The class will be a fun and relaxed group where you will learn some basic signs in BSL. If you enjoy the class, you can discuss course options with the tutor at the end.Full fee: £0.00Senior fee: £0.00Concession: £0.00
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