Sign Language

Sign LanguageProgram Purpose: The American Sign Language courses prepare students with communication skills in a second language and provide an understanding of the cultural aspects of the deaf community.

Program Description: All of the American Sign Language courses at Ventura College provide instruction in receptive and expressive sign vocabulary, appropriate grammatical and affective facial expressions, syntax, and body modifiers.

The Modern Languages Department offers a multiple-semester sequence of courses in American Sign Language.

Area Dean: Lisa Putnam
Office: LRC-354

Department Chair: Ronald Mules
Behavioral Sciences, & Modern Languages
Phone: 805-289-6453
Office: LRC-344

Administrative Assistant: Sandy Mason
Phone: 805-289-6388
Location: LRC-356

Office Assistant: Brenda Marin
Phone: 805-289-6536
Location: LRC-356

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Part-Time Instructors*:

Francine Buker |

Joel Garcia |

Adriana Nino |

Dave Sladek |

*Part Time Instructors can be left a Voice Mail Message by calling 805-652-7779, and entering the instructor's last name when prompted.