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Gallaudet University

800 Florida Ave, Ne
Washington, DC 20002-3695

General Phone: 202-651-5114
Financial Aid Phone: 202-651-5290
Sector: Private nonprofit, 4-year or above
Classification: Masters Colleges and Universities I

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More Collegians Sign Up for Sign Language - The Seoul Times

A sign language classA deaf culture course is also mandatory to understand the two different perceptions of deaf people, says Ball. "One is pathological — deaf people are disabled, they need to be fixed with cochlear implants to be like us. A cultural view looks at the group's own norms, its language. The heart of any culture is its language." At Washington, D.C.'s Gallaudet University — traditionally for deaf and hard-of-hearing undergrads — ASL is the medium of instruction.