Deaf-Blind Interpreting

Course Type: 
SLI
Code: 
4530
Level: 
Undergraduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Overview of role of the interpreter and necessary skills when working with individuals who are Deaf-Blind. Introduction to etiology of deaf-blindness, its impact on communication, and basic sighted-guide techniques. Focus on tactile interpreting skills.

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Majors: Sign Language Interpreter, Sign Language Interpreting.