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British Sign Language Level 1 Group 2 - Thursday


Course Information

BSL Level 1 Part 1


Level 1 British Sign Language Group 2 is aimed at learners who have no previous knowledge of the language.


Course aims: This course is designed to teach learners to communicate using British Sign Language (BSL) on a range of topics that involve simple, everyday language use. 

**Please note** The full course is 30 weeks. The cost of the course is split into three instalments payable before the start of each term.


  • 30 weeks  

Day and Time 

  • Group 1: Tuesday 6.30-8.30pm 
  • Group 2: Thursday 6.30-8.30pm


Term Dates:

Term 1: week commencing 3 October 2022 - week commencing 12 December 2022 (11 weeks) 

Term 2: week commencing 16 January 2023 - week commencing 27 March 2023 (11 weeks) 

Term 3: week commencing 1 May 2023 - week commencing 19 June 2023 (8 weeks)


Course fees

  • Early bird rate (bookings on or before Wednesday 14 September) - £535  
  • University of Nottingham Students and Staff - £535
  • Non-early bird rate (for bookings after Wednesday 14 September) - £580


This course includes registration and all exam entry fees for the Signature qualification in BSL Level 1.

There are three assessments during the course. The first assessment, 101, is internally marked.  Units 102 and 103 are externally marked by the awarding body.  All three units need to be passed to get the full Level 1 BSL Certificate. 

More information about the Signature exams can be found at https://www.signature.org.uk/ 



Course Code


Course Leader

Andrew Rowe
Course Description

 By booking on to this class, you are committing to the full 30 week course. Fees are non-refundable and no partial refund can be given for any classes not attended.

Course Fees Instalment breakdown: 

Early bird and UoN Students and staff

Part one instalment: £180
Part two instalment: £180
Part three instalment: £175

Non-early bird rate (General public bookings made after Wed 14 September)

Part one instalment: £195
Part two instalment: £195
Part three instalment: £190


Course structure: To achieve the full Level 1 Award in British Sign Language, candidates must pass all units. 

Term 1: BSL 101 Introduction to BSL - meeting people, using numbers, weather, transport, directions 

Term 2: BSL 102 Conversational BSL - Conversational BSL - Discussing hobbies and activities e.g. how you spend your weekends or free time. Describing: your pets and favourite animals; people you know either family or friends; what you like to eat and drink at work, school, college or home, and describing your house. 

Term 3: BSL 103 Conversational BSL - Describing: how the weather affects your daily routine; a place or building familiar to your daily life; a typical day in your life; your daily travel routine; someone you know at work,university or through your everyday life; what you like best about work or university. 



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