Course Catalog

M/J American Sign Language, Beginning (#0704000)

Course Length:
Year (Y)
Promotion Requirement:

This course counts as 1 elective credit after earning a passing grade as established in the student progression plan.


District Final

Placement Consideration:

Please, refer to the course progression.



Next Course in Progression:
M/J American Sign Language Intermediate (0704010)
Other Information:

Please, refer to the course progression.

It is each school's responsibility to evaluate and assign high school world language credit equivalency for those students who complete M/J American Sign Language sequences in middle school.

Approved Resources:

Florida Virtual M/J American Sign Language course content

Course Description:

M/J American Sign Language Beginning introduces students to the target language and its culture. Students will learn beginning receptive and expressive signing skills and be introduced to culture, connections, comparisons, and communities during this one-year course.

This course shall integrate the Goal 3 Student Performance Standards of the Florida System of School Improvement and Accountability as appropriate to the content and processes of the subject matter. It also must reflect appropriate Next Generation Sunshine State Standards benchmarks and Florida Standards for English language arts and mathematics.