Introduction to the Singapore Deaf Community and Language (Micro-learning Course)

Course Introduction

Curious about sign language? Ever wondered how deaf people communicate with and live in the hearing world? Maybe you have watched Netflix’s “Deaf U” series and are intrigued by Deaf culture? Or perhaps you wish to find out more before committing to signing up for a full-fledged Singapore Sign Language course?

Take up this short, introductory micro-learning online course to learn more about the Deaf community in Singapore, as well as gain insights into Deaf culture and pick up some basic sign language!

Jointly developed by the Singapore Association for the Deaf (SADeaf) and Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS) under the UniLEARN Initiative, this course allows you to learn at your own pace and time – and in a fun and engaging way via your mobile phones! 

So…sign up now to take your first steps to becoming Deaf inclusive!

Course Fee & Payment


Course Fee: $10 INTRODUCTORY PRICE (including GST)
Course Code: Connecting with the Deaf in our Community

Our coordinator will contact you on payment information after registration.

Course Run & Schedule:


Course Run 3: 1st Apr 2021 – 31st May 2021

Course Run 4: 3rd May 2021 – 30 June 2021

Course Run 5: 1st June 2021 – 30th July 2021

Course Run 6: 1st July 2021 – 31st Aug 2021

Course Run 7: 2nd Aug 2021 – 30th Sep 2021

Course Run 8: 1st Sep 2021 – 31st Oct 2021

Course Run 9: 1st Oct 2021 – 30th Nov 2021

Course Run 10: 1st Nov 2021 – 31st Dec 2021

Course Run 11: 1st Dec 2021 – 31st Jan 2022

Course Run 12: 3rd Jan 2022 – 28th Feb 2022

Course Run 13: 1st Feb 2022 – 31st Mar 2022

Course Run 14: 1st Mar 2022 – 30th Apr 2022

Course Run 15: 1st Apr 2022 – 31st May 2022

Course Run 16: 2nd May 2022 – 30th June 2022

Course Run 17: 1st June 2022 – 31st July 2022