Sign Language Classes

Sign Language Classes

SU Life Skills
Sign Language | An Teanga Chomharthaíochta
Basic Course Unit 101

More info: This basic introductory course in Irish Sign Language runs over 10 weeks with a 1 hour class each week in person on campus. The course equips students with enough sign language to introduce themselves and conduct a fairly basic conversation with another sign language user. Participants may expect to learn the manual alphabet and some vocabulary associated with everyday conversation. There is some emphasis on conversational practice. Students are expected to attend no less than 80% of the course.

Assessment & Certification: Students will receive a certificate of attendance at the end of the course. Students should have at least 80% attendance.

Cost: €40 including handouts via email (usual price €75). University of Galway Staff Price €75 – two staff spaces available in each course.

PLEASE NOTE: These courses are for registered University of Galway Students and Staff ONLY 

Venue: In Person at University of Galway

Instructor: Martin Conroy

Dates 2024

Course A In Person: 12pm-1pm Tuesday 1st October – Tuesday 3rd December 2024 IN PERSON AT SU Office upstairs in Áras na Mac Léinn

*University of Galway Staff Please Use Staff Ticket Link 2 Spaces Available €75* 

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Course B In Person: 1pm-2pm Tuesday 1st October  – Tuesday 3rd December 2024 IN PERSON AT SU Office upstairs in Áras na Mac Léinn

*University of Galway Staff Please Use Staff Ticket Link 2 Spaces Available €75

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Course C In Person: 6pm-7pm Wednesday 2nd October – Wednesday 4th December 2024 IN PERSON AT University of Galway Room AC203 Arts/Science Concourse

*University of Galway Staff Please Use Staff Ticket Link 2 Spaces Available €75

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Course D In Person: 6pm-7pm Thursday 3rd October  – Thursday 5th December 2024 IN PERSON AT University of Galway Room AC203 Arts/Science Concourse 

*University of Galway Staff Please Use Staff Ticket Link 2 Spaces Available €75

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Max: 12 students per tutor

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Joanna Brophy