BSL Level 2

This is for you if you have completed and passed either the full iBSL Level 1 Award (Units 1A1, 1A2 and 1A3) or the full Signature BSL Level 1 Award (Units 101, 102 and 103). 

Key information

  • Course: Wednesdays 6-9 pm
    Delivery: On-Campus (ace-to-face)
    Timeline: Starts 20 October 2021 - Ends 1 June 2022. This course will start in October 2020. It is a 25-week course that will run until the end of May 2022. It is a complete course. It is not divided into different units like the Level One Award. The course will take place one evening a week and on four Saturdays (see timetable below).
    • Term 1: 10 weeks starting October until December 2021
    • Term 2: 15 weeks starting January until May 2022
    Lengths: 25 weeks (120 learning hours)
    Fees: Full course £510*. This is payable in full or in three instalments of £167.00 as outlined below.
    • Payment 1 on enrolment
    • Payment 2 by 10 December 2021
      Payment 3 by 4 March 2022

This course will be taught in a small group: Minimum 8 and maximum 12 students.

*Includes all tuition, access to VLE (virtual learning environment) and handouts, but not the assessment fees – see below for exam fee details. 

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Entry level

A pass in iBSL Level 1 Award:

Or the full Signature BSL Level 1 Award (Units 101, 102 and 103).

Course content

  • iBSL 2A1 – Receptive Skills in British Sign Language
  • iBSL 2A2 – Developing BSL Presentation Skills
  • iBSL 2A3 – Understand and take part in routine conversations in BSL
  • iBSL 2A4 – Understand and use routine BSL in everyday contexts 

Progression route

There are four unit assessments to this award – the fee for each assessment is £34:

  • iBSL 2A1 – Receptive Skills in British Sign Language
  • iBSL 2A2 – Developing BSL Presentation Skills
  • iBSL 2A3 – Understand and take part in routine conversations in BSL
  • iBSL 2A4 – Understand and use routine BSL in everyday contexts 

All units are accredited by the Institute of British Sign Language.

Provisional exam dates

Please notice that these dates are subject to change:

  • Lesson 12 (DATE TBC) Exam unit 2A1
  • Lesson 16  (DATE TBC) Exam unit 2A2 
  • Lesson 21 (DATE TBC) Exam unit 2A3 
  • Lesson 25  (DATE TBC) Exam unit 2A4 

Course schedule

Please notice that some of these dates could be subject to change:

Saturday's lessons: 9 - 11am and 12 - 2pm
S1 - Saturday 6 Nov 2021
S2 - Saturday 4 Dec 2021
S3 - Saturday 12 Feb 2022
S4 - Saturday 12 Mar 2022

Evening's lessons: 6 - 9pm
1 - Wednesday 20 Oct 2021
2 - Wednesday 27 Oct 2021
3 - Wednesday 3 Nov 2021
4 - Wednesday 10 Nov 2021
5 - Wednesday 17 Nov 2021
6 - Wednesday 24 Nov 2021
7 - Wednesday 1 Dec 2021
8 - Wednesday 8 Dec 2021
9 - Wednesday 15 Dec 2021
- Christmas break -
10 - Wednesday 19 Jan 2022
11 - Wednesday 26 Jan 2022
12 - Wednesday 2 Feb 2022
13 - Wednesday 9 Feb 2022
14 - Wednesday 16 Feb 2022
15 - Wednesday 23 Feb 2022
16 - Wednesday 2 Mar 2022
17 - Wednesday 9 Mar 2022
18 - Wednesday 16 Mar 2022
19 - Wednesday 23 Mar 2022
- Easter break -
20 - Wednesday 27 Apr 2022
21 - Wednesday 4 May 2022
22 - Wednesday 11 May 2022
23 - Wednesday 18 May 2022
24 - Wednesday 25 May 2022
25 - Wednesday 1 Jun 2022