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  • Sports Industry in South Florida

    KIN 490 - B80 LEC (5019)
    KIN 490 - U80 LEC (5020)
    KIN 690 - G80 LEC (5021)
    January Intersession
    Tywan Martin, t.martin@miami.edu 

    Get a jump start in the sport industry field

    • Understand the current and future trends of the South Florida sport industry and what skills, qualifications and experiences will be necessary to secure employment in this industry
    • Interact with the key management personnel from local sport organizations
    • Take site visits to local sport venues and corporate headquarters
    • Explore internship and employment opportunities 

  • American Sign Language 1 - Online

    TAL 107 - 80Y DIL (10373)
    TAL 107 - 80Y1 DIL (10376)
    January Intersession
    Kristen Schwarz Olmedo, k.schwarz@miami.edu 
    Tentative syllabus

    Learn about deaf culture

    • Develop sign vocabulary, facial expressions, and non-verbal aspects of American Sign Language (ASL)
    • Identify and demonstrate proficiency in classifiers
    • Identify and demonstrate grammatical structures of ASL
    • Compare pathological and cultural perspectives on deafness 
    • Discriminate and respond to the meanings of signs based on conceptual accuracy, facial expressions, verb inflections, commands, ASL idioms, descriptive adjectives, and conjunctions