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13th February
to 26th March
300 You will earn 300 silver points for completing this activity.
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Sign Language In Six Weeks - Tuesday

13th February to 26th March
Learn the basics of British Sign Language in 6 weeks! IMPORTANT: Please use the drop down box on the right hand side to select which day you wish to attend.

British Sign Language is a rich and beautiful visual language comprising of hand gestures, facial expressions and body movements. British Sign Language (or BSL, as it is more commonly known) was recognised by the UK Government as a language in 2003 and is the preferred language of over 125,000 people in the UK today. It is an extraordinary, complex language and whilst it is heavily based in English vernacular it has its own syntax and grammar systems. This course will involve six two-hour tutorial sessions with a tutor from Hands to Communicate.

Hands To Communicates aim is to reduce the communication barriers between the deaf and hearing community and promote British Sign Language. On this course you will continue to explore the foundations of British Sign Language, learning about greetings and how to introduce yourself, numbers and time and every day conversations. Expand your mind, expand your skills, explore and engage with a whole new community. Join us and start your British Sign Language journey now.

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In A Nutshell...

  • Learn the basics... of sign language and better understand deaf culture.
  • Learn a life skill... that will benefit you in the future.
  • Engage on-campus... work in a small group, led by Hands to Communicate
  • Discover... the power of communication
  • Earn up to 300 Rise points ... which can be recognised within your degree.

Ticket Options


  • place 11:30 to 13:30 on 13/02/24 - Business School: 4.08 (North Atrium)
    Session 1
  • place 11:30 to 13:30 on 20/02/24 - Business School: 4.07B (North Atrium)
    Session 2
  • place 11:30 to 13:30 on 27/02/24 - Business School: 4.08 (North Atrium)
    Session 3
  • place 11:30 to 13:30 on 05/03/24 - Business School: 4.07B (North Atrium)
    Session 4
  • place 11:30 to 13:30 on 19/03/24 - Business School: 4.08 (North Atrium)
    Session 5
  • place 11:30 to 13:30 on 26/03/24 - Business School: 4.07B (North Atrium)
    Session 6