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Introduction to Sign Language

Learn to communicate with Deaf people in UCOL's free Introduction to Sign Language course.

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Quick info

Locations: Palmerston North, Whanganui

Duration: 10 weeks, part-time

Palmerston North
5 Feb 2018 - 13 Apr 2018
23 Jul 2018 - 28 Sep 2018

13 Feb 2018 - 14 Apr 2018
23 Jul 2018 - 28 Sep 2018

Domestic Fees:*
Nil fees

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International Fees:*

Additional Fees
Compulsory course costs may apply.

* Fees are indicative only, and are inclusive of the student services levy and GST (goods and services tax). The fee shown is for one year of study.

New Zealand Sign Language is an official language of New Zealand and is used by our Deaf community. This interactive language is fun to learn, and knowing the basics will help your conversations with Deaf people. You'll learn:

  • Basic greetings
  • The alphabet

Education pathway

Graduates who wish to further specialise can enrol in:

How to Enrol

To enrol in this course, download and fill out the following form: