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Did You Know?

Sign Language has its own "technical jargon."

Signs for technical information have improved educational and professional access and communication for individuals who use sign language in different areas of study. Some disciplines that might require an interpreter with technical expertise include:

  • Computer sciences.
  • Economics.
  • Engineering.
  • English.
  • Law.
  • Mathematics.
  • Basic Sciences.
  • Sports.
  • Theater.
  • Psychology.

For more information about sign language in specific subject areas, visit the National Technical Institute for the Deaf.