UCL Psychology and Language Sciences


British Sign Language

Learn BSL at UCL. See all our current offerings below.

British Sign Language - Introduction LCBS6001 (CLIE), Terms 1 and 2.


UCL is proud to accept BSL as a Modern Foreign Language (MFL) for purposes of student progression. This 20 week module satisfies the UCL MFL requirement if needed but can also be taken for credit by any UCL student.

Introductory British Sign Language PALS0026 (PALS), Term 1


This is a required module on the MSc Language Sciences (Sign Language and Deaf Studies specialisation), for students who do not already know BSL or another sign language at level 1 or higher.

British Sign Language SSC (Student Selected Components) for medical students


SSC 281 Introductory British Sign Language (UCL Medical School), is an eight-week course convened during blocks 1 and 2 for first year medical school students. Contact the UCL Medical School (mbbsy1@ucl.ac.uk) for further information.

Click here for an overview of the MBBS programme