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From Hand to Mouth: A dialogue between spoken and signed language research


Tobias Haug, Prof. Dr.

  • Co-Leiter Studiengang Gebärdensprachdolmetschen an der Interkantonalen Hochschule für Heilpädagogik
+41 44 317 11 72

Research interests

  • Research in the fields of sign language interpreting with focus on interpreting in educational settings and "voicing"
  • Didactics of the sign language laboratory in the sign language interpreter training program
  • Language reflection and cultural identity in relation to Swiss German and High German
  • Signed language linguistics
  • Sign language assessment: Development and Use of Texts for examining the sign language competencies of differing target groups (children and youth, adult sign language learners) and education for the targeted groups, international comparative studies, methodological topics related to sign language test development
  • Application of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, CEFR: Teaching, learning and assessment for sign languages
  • International and European cooperation