Sign language, a relatively unexplored domain, will now have an exclusive course in the city. National Institute of Speech and Hearing (NISH) in Akkulam here is all set to launch a diploma course in sign language from October 1.
The course is aimed at training students in the core elements of Indian sign language (ISL). There are three levels in ISL, level A, level B and level C. Level C is the highest level. The students will be trained in all the three levels in a course spanning one year. Students who have completed graduation can apply for the course.
Source: TOI , 26th Aug 2016