Courses & Programs

Deaf History [C]

COURSE CODE: DFS 108

CREDITS: 3

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisite: ENG 101 (Same as HIS 108)

This course presents the history of deaf people starting with the ancient world and progressing to present day America. Topics include the history of oppression and accomplishments of deaf people, various historical views of deaf people, the treatment of deaf people, the influence of European philosophy on the American deaf community, the rise of schools for the deaf and modern Deaf empowerment movement. Prerequisite: ENG 101 (Same as HIS 108)