Palm Deaf

All of our BSL courses are accredited by Signature, the leading awarding body for qualifications in British Sign Language (BSL).

Candidates on any of our courses will leave having achieved a Level 1 Award in BSL, Level 2, Level 3, Level 4 or Level 6 Certificate in BSL!

Level 6 Certificate in British Sign Language - Course Timetable and Cost

Level 6 Certificate in British Sign Language

This course will be delivered as four separate Learning Outcomes covering a range of assessment criteria and topic-related vocabulary.

Before being accepted into this course, you will need to take part in an online or face-to-face interview to ensure that your current BSL skills are at the required level.

Learning Outcome 1

You will use both receptive and productive skills to engage in all types of complex social interactions.

Learning Outcome 2

You will use and understand complex language and maintain fluency, grammatical accuracy, and coherence in sustained contributions containing complex language.

Learning Outcome 3

You will understand sustained signed discourse containing complex language.

Learning Outcome 4

You will reference sources to confirm or clarify the meaning of signs

Topics

Topics that will be covered in the Level 6 certificate are:

• Medicine
• Education
• Employment and Business
• Finance
• Politics and Law
• Society
• Media
• Science and Technology

Assessment

Assessments for the Level 6 certificate will be in the following format:

Assessment

Assessment Method

Duration

1. Informal one-to-one discussion (persuasive)

Live observation/filmed clip, internally assessed

15 mins

2. Informal group debate (eristic)

Live observation/filmed clip, internally assessed

15 mins

3. Formal group meeting (negotiation)

Live observation/filmed clip, internally assessed

15 mins

4. Formal discussion (critical)

Filmed clip, externally assessed

15 mins

5. Formal presentation (inquiry)

Filmed clip, externally assessed

15 mins

6.  Receptive Skills exam

Signed exam

120 mins

Course Dates For Level 6 BSL Course

Proposed dates are as follows:

2021

Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th September 

Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd October

Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th November 

Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th December 

2022

Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th January

Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th February

Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th March

Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd April

Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th May

Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th June

Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th June

Time: 10am to 4pm

Cost of Level 6 BSL course

Payment Upfront: £2,060 

Payment by Instalments: £2,100

(inclusive of all examination fees).

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