BRAZIL: University works with Sign Language and SignWriting

Valerie Sutton signwriting at MAC.COM
Fri Dec 15 16:18:34 UTC 2006

SignWriting List
December 15, 2006

Janice Temoteo wrote:
> .........I'm looking for an university who works ( or accept) sign  
> language studies... Janice

Hello Janice, Cris and everyone in Brazil!

What about this program in Florianópolis - Santa Catarina - Brasil?

Look at their cool web site with SignWriting:

Contact Ronice:

From: ronice at CED.UFSC.BR

We are starting a Brazilian Sign Language Program in Brazil next  
October 27th.
This course is an undergratuate course and have 447 Deaf students and 54
hearing. These students were selected from 3.176 people that applied  
for this
course. Nine states of the country are involved. It is the first  
course in
Brazil in this education level. I would like to know if there is this  
kind of
education around the world. I had found something in the Internet,  
but I would
be happy to have more information from other countries that can send  
to me
personally. The website of the course is


Ronice Muller de Quadros
Coordenadora do Curso de Letras Libras
Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina
Centro de Comunicação e Expressão
Campus Universitário
Florianópolis - Santa Catarina - Brasil
CEP 88040-900

55 48 3331 6586
55 48 9981 2711

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