Lisa A. LeBlanc

Lisa A. LeBlanc

Lisa A. LeBlanc

Department: Speech Pathology & Audiology (SPPA)
SPAA Profile: Adjunct Professor

Research Interests

Key words or phrases:

  1. American Sign Language
  2. verbal behavior skinner
  3. second language acquisition
  4. instructional methodology


Acquisition of ASL as a second language by adult learners. Behavioral perspective on language acquisition and instruction. Linguistics of ASL

Courses Taught

SPPA 5970

Credit hours: 3

Course title: American Sign Language – Levels 1 and 2

How frequently taught: every semester

When taught, number of sections offered: several sections, varied days/TIMES

Course Instructor(s): LISA LEBLANC, Cheri Walker-Vann, Scot Pott

Brief description of course content/focus: Introduction to grammar and vocabulary of ASL, Deaf culture and related issues


Department of World Languages and Literatures
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Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5338 USA
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