Skills for Life & Work

British Sign Language (BSL) Level 2 (Part 1) - Z062

Conway Park Part Time Level 2

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This course starts in September and will form the first term of our BSL Level 2 course. It will provide the skills to communicate on common topics using BSL.

If you successfully complete the assessment in December and are confident to carry on to the full Signature Level 2 Certificate you can continue to the next term.

There are 3 formal assessments to complete for the Signature certificate which will involve you being filmed while signing or responding to a DVD.

Course Details
  • Developing signing skills to communicate with Deaf people using British Sign Language.
  • Enable learners to participate in longer and more varied BSL conversations.
  • Learners will have enough understanding of BSL grammar/structure and cope with basic real-life conversations in BSL.
  • Level 2 includes learning regional variations.
  • Learners will develop a more fluent flow to their signing ability.
  • Learners will develop their productive and receptive skills in BSL.
Entry Guidelines

Communication skills - You will need to be able to follow instructions, work as part of a group or pair and demonstrate the manual dexterity to copy signs effectively.

Successful completion of a BSL L1 course (70%) or equivalent.

GCSE English Language at Grade 3/D or equivalent

GCSE Maths at Grade 3/D or equivalent

Students would normally hold one of the following: Level 1 Certificate in BSL, Level 1 Certificate in Deaf Community & Culture, Level 1 Certificate in Communication Tactics, Level 1 Certificate in Deaf Awareness.

Satisfactory interview and assessment.

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

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Assessment Method

Successful completion of practical course assessments in December.

Where can I progress to?

BSL L2 certificate with Signature

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Fee : £100.00

The fee quoted is for the academic year 23/24.

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