Publication details [#2533]

Schulz, Andrea. 1997. Sign language interpreting in Germany on the way towards professionalism. In Seleskovitch, Danica, ed. L'interprétation en langues des signes [Sign interpreting]. Special issue of Meta. Journal des Traducteurs, Translators' Journal 42 (3): 546–549.


Responding to the need to provide formal training and certification for sign language interpreters, in 1993-94 the University of Hamburg in a collaborative effort by linguists, interpreters and deaf lecturers of sign language, implemented a program relating to the ‘diploma in sign language interpreting’. This article describes the structure and components of the program of studies.
Source : Based on abstract in journal