Program description:

With this certificate, students will acquire advanced skills in sign language used in the deaf community, which will capacitate them to interpret voice and sign language, therefore facilitating communication between the hearing and the deaf communities. Socio-cultural and linguistic aspects, in which the deaf are surrounded by, are approached, as well as their specific needs to guarantee their full inclusion in the general community. The student will obtain solid formation on the development of guide techniques in sign language interpretation. They will acquire specialized knowledge in sign language linguistics and its application in the process of voice or sign interpretation. The student will be able to provide services as sign language interpreter and guide -interpreter of deaf people in the public or private sector.