Bachelor Sign Language Interpreter
As a sign language interpreter you shall contribute to equal opportunities and participation in the society through simultaneous interpret between Norwegian sign language, written language and spoken language. You should be interested in communication and interaction between people. As an interpreter you will come across different types of people and get varied assignments. Therefore, the interpreter profession is suitable for language enthusiasts and social persons who enjoy challenges.
Interpreting is a very complex skill. During three years, students shall acquire a new language, learn several different communication methods and train your ability to comprehend, process and disseminate information continuously and simultaneously.
You have to meet the Norwegian language requirements, or have a Scandinavian language as your mother tongue, if you want to apply to any of NTNU's degree programmes. You also must meet the basic requirement for admission, and demonstrate that you meet the English language requirements.
The application deadline for the programme is March 1st for students with an international degree, and April 15th for Norwegian and Nordic degree students. Students apply through Samordna Opptak.
Degree: Bachelor Sign Language Interpreter
Language of instruction: Norwegian
Duration: 3 years, 180 ECTS
Programme code: LTBATGTOLK
Application code: 194 466
Restricted admission: Yes
Application deadline: 15. April
Validity of information: 2016-2017