Sign Language Interpreting in Australia: an overview

Autor/a: NAPIER, Jemina; BONTEMPO, Karen; LENEHAM, M.
Año: 2006
Editorial: RID, 2006
Tipo de código: Copyright
Soporte: Digital


Traducción e Interpretación


This paper presents an overview of the sign language interpreting profession inAustralia. The paper is organised into five parts. First, we provide an introduction tothe Australian context by providing brief geographic and demographic information,and specific information about the Deaf community and Australian Sign Language(Auslan). We then present information on three key areas: the profession, training andresearch.