Are you looking to learn a new skill or language?
Well, have you thought about learning British Sign Language? As well as being an additional language skill, it demonstrates patience, listening and non-verbal communication skills, which are all essential in the workplace.
Watch a video of Rose and Giovanni get emotional accepting their award. BSL is a great skill to have and helps you gain more confidence when you meet and engage with a deaf person.
WHAT IS THE CLUB?
The BSL Club is an opportunity for you to learn BSL, socialise, meet new people, and develop a new and unique skill! We have online and face-to-face session (COVID compliant) which are a great opportunity to take time out of your day!
WHO RUNS THE CLUB?
Our amazing BSL tutors, Ruth and Marian, host our BSL Club activity.
WHEN IS THE CLUB?
Online sessions take place on a Friday for a 6-week period, and face-to-face sessions are on alternate Thursdays.
WHERE CAN I FIND THE CLUB?
Virtual sessions are on Zoom. After booking your place, you will be sent all the details needed. The sessions are open to students from across the group.
Face to face sessions will take place on the Coventry University campus, usually in The Courtyard in The Hub.
WHY SHOULD I JOIN THIS CLUB?
BSL is a unique skill, not only does it enhance your communication skills, it raises your awareness of the deaf community, whilst making you more aware of those around you. It is a great skill to add to your CV, and can help you achieve the CUSU Leadership Award!
HOW DO I SIGN UP?
Check out the CUSU Events page, and search BSL to find the details of our next BSL Club!
We look forward to meeting you at the BSL Club!