WiKamay

Course Title: 
MMAPRJ2
School Year: 
SY 2015-2016
Term: 
1st Term
ID Number: 
11276118
Last Name, First Name Middle Initial: 
Dawis, Jerome Matthew Yabut
Section: 
DMAD
Adviser: 
GONZAGA, FERDIE
Medium: 
Web - Video Feature
Project Objectives: 
The research aims to: 1. Describe the Filipino Sign Language; 2. Discern ways to encourage the Filipinos to join the advocacy and know the uses and benefits of FSL to the Filipino Deaf Community; and 3. Understand the nature of the language to promote the institutionalization of the FSL.
Project Description: 
This project aims to advocate for the recognition of the Filipino Sign Language to help the Filipino Deaf Community promote their culture, institutionalize their language, and invoke their rights. The research in this project aims to raise awareness on the promoting the educational, cultural, social, and legal recognition of the aforementioned sign language. The methods used in gathering research are reviews on existing studies, news articles, books and documents on the Filipino Sign Language and other related topics. The proponent will also include an interview conducted with local Deaf experts and members of the Filipino Deaf Community.
Topic: 
The Promotion of the Filipino Sign Language
Endorsed For Defense: 
Yes