This course provides an introductory study of ASL Discourse. Focus is on ASL discourse structure and features, such as: use of space, discourse markers, registers, depiction, blends, use of classifiers with various texts, etc. with some comparisons to spoken English. Students are provided the opportunity to analyze and compare a variety of ASL discourse genres in order to better understand their forms and functions through the application of hands-on activities and basic analysis. Enrollment Requirements: Pre-requisites: ASL1210 and ASL1300 (both with a grade of "C" or better).