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This directed study and lecture hybrid course provides a comprehensive review of information, sociolinguistics, and methodologies provided in all previous Deaf Studies courses. Appropriate means of research on ASL and Deaf community related issues will be discussed. Students will propose, develop and complete individual projects based upon research on a specific and significant topic in the Deaf/ASL community.