British Sign Language Level 2
We are currently accepting applications for September 2017!
Places are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment!.
Signature Level 2 Certificate in British Sign Language is designed to enable learners to develop an ability to communicate with Deaf people using British Sign Language (BSL) in a range of familiar and work-related contexts, participating in longer and more open-ended exchanges than at Level 1.
This course will develop functional communication in BSL about a range of real life routine and daily experiences. The learner will be able to deal with most language tasks and have sufficient groups of grammar to cope with some non-routine tasks. Learners will be taught a number of regional variations in sign language.
This qualification is divided into 3 units, each of which can be achieved separately. Candidates are required to pass all units to gain the qualifications BSL Level 2. BSL 201-Receptive Skills; BSL202-Production Skills; BSL 203-Conversation Skills.
Unit 201 candidates will assessed on their understanding of a story presented on a DVD.
Learners will also study two other themes out of the three optional themes above. In Unit BSL201 learners will be assessed on the content of Theme 1 only. This is mandatory and learners must do this.
For Unit BSL202 learners will be assessed on the content of Theme 1 and the first choice of the optional themes. For Unit BSL203 learners will be assessed on the content of Theme 1 and the second choice of the optional themes.
Theme 2 Eating and Drinking Optional themes:
Theme 3 Spending and Shopping
Theme 4 Travel and Holidays
The theme chosen for BSL203 must be different to the theme chosen for BSL202.
BSL Level 2 starts in September 2017. Classes are held on Tuesday evenings 6.30pm - 8.30pm. Places are limited book your place now!
Cost of Course
BSL Level 2 course 30 weeks - 2 hours per session - The total cost of the course is £539 (this includes the assessment and examination fees of £137) Payments can be made using credit or debit card.
The course fee can be paid in full or installment plan to be paid within four consecutive monthly installments as illustrated below:
Payment by Installments 1st Installment £134.75 2nd Installment £134.75 3rd Installment £134.75 4th Installment £134.75 Total amount £539
If we do not receive your first payment before the course begins you will not be able to take your place. Course Fees are outlined on the Fee Schedule. Refunds will be made in the following circumstances – Course cancelation, withdrawal prior to commencement of course. To download and read the Deaf First refund policy. Click here for the full details.
Successful candidates can progress to BSL Level 3
If you require further information contact Deaf First
Email: bsl-df (AT) oaklodge.wandsworth.sch.uk ( Please replace (AT) with @)
Phone 020 8675 9751
Sms: 07481 569 295
Fax: 020 8675 7457