Hungarian/Magyar Language and Literature.
(NEW) A program that focuses on the Hungarian language. Includes instruction in Hungarian philology, Hungarian literature, and applications to business, science/technology, and other settings.
Mongolian Language and Literature.
(NEW) A program that focuses on the Mongolian language. Includes instruction in Mongolian philology, Mongolian dialects, oral and written literature, and applications to business, science/technology, and other settings.
American Sign Language.
(NEW) Instructional content for this group of programs is defined in codes 16.1601- 16.1699.
American Sign Language (ASL).
(NEW) A program that focuses on American Sign Language as a visual and motor medium of communication and discourse for deaf individuals and deaf culture. Includes instruction in the development of ASL, ASL morphology and syntax, signing technique, English translation of ASL, formal and colloquial ASL, and ASL transcription.
Linguistics of ASL and Other Sign Languages.
(NEW) A program that focuses on the scientific and scholarly study of the development, structure, and use of American Sign Language (ASL) and other visual signed languages, both as vehicles for communication within the deaf community and in relation to spoken and written languages. Includes instruction in cognitive linguistics; ASL and sign language phonology, syntax, and morphology; sociolinguistics of the deaf community; comparative linguistics; and studies of specific sign languages such as ASL, Auslan (Australian Sign Language), LSF (French Sign Language), Shuwa jiten (Japanese Sign Language), HamNoSys (German Sign Language), Gestuno, and others.
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation.
A program that prepares individuals to function as simultaneous interpreters of American Sign Language (ASL) and other sign language systems employed to assist the hearing impaired, both one-way and two-way. Includes instruction in American Sign Language (ASL), alternative sign languages, finger spelling, vocabulary and expressive nuances, oral and physical translation skills, cross-cultural communications, slang and colloquialisms, and technical interpretation. (Moved from 51.0205)
American Sign Language, Other.
(NEW) Any instructional program that focuses on American Sign Language as a communication medium or language skill that is not listed above.