Bachelor's Programme in Sign Language and Interpreting, 180 ECTS

First level


Study pace 100%
Study time Daytime
Study form Normal
Language Swedish / Sign language
Programme code HTOTK

Education plan


Information only in Swedish

Area of interests: Information only in Swedish

Information only in Swedish


Sign Language

Swedish Sign Language for beginners.

Learn a new, visual and unique language and let yourself be swept away into a signing world. Here you will learn how to express yourself in Swedish Sign Language, and take part in everyday conversations in Sign. We will give you an insight into the structure of Swedish Sign Language, similarities and differences between signed and spoken languages. You will learn the answers to frequently asked questions such as: Is sign language international? Can you swear in Sign? These courses are intended for beginners, no previous knowledge of sign language is required.

Swedish Sign Language.

These courses will give fluent signers a different perspective on Sign Language, and give an insight into what Swedish Sign Language really is like. How have signs been created? What does a sentence look like in Sign? How do we use the space in front of us when we sign? What similarities and differences are there between Swedish Sign Language and Swedish? How has the position of Swedish Sign Language in society changed over the years? These and many similar issues are studied in the courses offered at the Department of Sign Language, Stockholm University.

Sign Language

Education events

Autumn 2017

Study pace 100 %
Study time Daytime
Study form Normal
Language Swedish, Sign language.

Selection: The grade point average of your upper secondary school leaving certificate 67 %, the Swedish national university aptitude test 33 %

Start period: Period 1 - starts during the first half of the semester

Location: Stockholm

Further information on the education:

Additional information: Ges i mån av resurser.

Tuition fee

Tuition fees only concern citizens outside the EU, EES and Switzerland
First instalment: 45000 SEK
Total course/programme fee: 270000 SEK

Tuition fees only concern citizens outside the EU, EES and Switzerland