Level 6 BSL Certificate

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Level 6: Certificate in British Sign Language Studies

Level 6 Course – 2017/18


This year’s course will run on Wednesday evenings, between 6pm and 9pm, along with a few Saturday morning sessions and social events.

The course is expected to start on Wednesday 13th September 2017 at the Nantgarw Campus of Coleg Y Cymoedd.


BSL Classroom The location is still to be confirmed but we expect that the 2017/18 course will be held at:
Coleg y Cymoedd (Nantgarw Campus)
Parc Nantgarw
CF15 7QX

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Course Content

The Level 6 course will expose students to a range of complex language and vocabulary. Using brand new course material, students will learn to maintain fluent and accurate BSL over extended periods as well as understanding colloquial and idiosyncratic BSL. For more details of the course content, please check the specification.

Course Length

This course runs for roughly one academic year. The course will consist of 180 face to face teaching hours, 3 hours per week, plus a few half days on Saturdays, attendance at social events arranged with members of the local Deaf community and plenty of self-study during the year.

Course Cost

The standard full course tuition fee is only £1249 plus an extra £210 in (optional) exam fees. DFBS also offers the option of paying in monthly instalments over 3, 4 or 6 months.

Additional Costs

Learners will be expected to purchase resources for their coursework file.

How to enrol

Please note, it is recommended that entrants should already have the Level 4 Certificate in BSL Studies before embarking on the Level 6 Certificate programme. Acceptance on the course is subject to a short, informal, face to face assessment; there is no charge for the assessment.

To enquire about enrolling please contact sarah@premierbsl.co.uk to arrange to meet the Lead Course Tutor. Alternatively, you can download the standard application form, fill out all of the required information and send the form back to sarah@premierbsl.co.uk after which arrangements will be made to meet face to face.

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Level 6 Poster

Application Form

Level 6 Specification

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