James D. P. Rice

Adjunct Faculty

Languages

World Languages

Classes Taught

Spring 2022

ASL201 American Sign Language III 4 Credits
Linguistics of American Sign Language (A.S.L.) including non-manual behaviors and signing English idioms with conceptual accuracy. Emphasis on practical application of A.S.L. skills, expanded vocabulary, and cross-cultural communication.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ASL102 or permission of Department or Division. ENG101 or ENG107 and CRE101 or equivalent as indicated by assessment suggested but not required. Completion of prerequisites within the last 3 years is required.
A Webcam is required for this course.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30185
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022

Class Ended

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at james.rice@mesacc.edu

Class 30185 A Computer with a webcam or camera is required for ASL Internet Class.

ASL202 American Sign Language IV 4 Credits
Advanced American Sign Language skills including continued vocabulary. Emphasis on conversational techniques in a cross-cultural framework. Continued work on conceptual accurate signing of English idioms and words with multiple meanings.
Prerequisites: Grade of C or better in ASL201 or permission of Department or Division. ENG101 or ENG107, ASL200 and CRE101 or equivalent as indicated by assessment suggested but not required. Completion of prerequisites within the last 3 yrs is required.
A Webcam is required.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30186
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022

Class Ended

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact rice.james@mesacc.edu

Class 30186 A Computer with a webcam or camera is required for ASL Internet Class.

Summer 2022

ASL101 American Sign Language I 4 Credits
Introduction of principles, methods, and techniques for communicating with deaf people who sign. Development of expressive and receptive sign skills, manual alphabet, numbers, and sign vocabulary. Overview of syntax, grammar, and culture related to American Sign Language (A.S.L.). Prerequisites: None. ASL103 suggested as a corequisite but not required.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
16268
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
05/31/2022 - 07/21/2022

Open

3 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 16268 A webcam is required for this class.

Class 16268 Students may contact instructor at: james.rice@mesacc.edu

17948
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
05/31/2022 - 07/21/2022

Open

5 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 17948 A webcam is required for this class.

Class 17948 Students may contact instructor at: james.rice@mesacc.edu

Fall 2022

ASL201 American Sign Language III 4 Credits
Linguistics of American Sign Language (A.S.L.) including non-manual behaviors and signing English idioms with conceptual accuracy. Emphasis on practical application of A.S.L. skills, expanded vocabulary, and cross-cultural communication.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ASL102 or permission of Department or Division. ENG101 or ENG107 and CRE101 or equivalent as indicated by assessment suggested but not required. Completion of prerequisites within the last 3 years is required.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28810
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Open

8 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 28810 Students may contact instructor at: james.rice@mesacc.edu

Class 28810 High-speed Internet and a video recording device are required to successfully participate in this class. Students are expected to video record themselves for this class.

ASL202 American Sign Language IV 4 Credits
Advanced American Sign Language skills including continued vocabulary. Emphasis on conversational techniques in a cross-cultural framework. Continued work on conceptual accurate signing of English idioms and words with multiple meanings.
Prerequisites: Grade of C or better in ASL201 or permission of Department or Division. ENG101 or ENG107, ASL200 and CRE101 or equivalent as indicated by assessment suggested but not required. Completion of prerequisites within the last 3 yrs is required.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
31082
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Open

15 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 31082 High-speed Internet and a video recording device are required to successfully participate in this class. Students are expected to video record themselves for this class. Students may contact instructor at: james.rice@mesacc.edu

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