Dutch Sign Language on CD-ROM

Product Type: 
Device modifier
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Product Description: 

Dutch Sign Language (DSL) on CD-ROM is a collection of sign language gestural videos developed especially for the deaf and hard-of-hearing users. With this technology, gestures can be quickly looked up and clearly demonstrated.

Main Features: 

  • The DSL series consists of three CD-ROMs: 'Communicating with deaf children at home and at school':
    • 1 is gestures when communicating with young deaf children.
    • 2 focuses more on older deaf children and adults.
    • 3 contains Gesture Quiz (a multimedia game and exercise program) and almost a thousand extra gestures. All gestures can be used to play.
  • Each CD-ROM contains about 1000 gestures from the Dutch Sign Language and the translation of these gestures to Dutch.
  • See the use of gestures in complete sentences, example sentences, and short stories in which the gestures can be seen.
  • User-friendly dictionary application.
  • Quickly lookup a gesture-based on the handshape of the gesture and/or the place where the gesture is made.
  • See a DSL translation of a Dutch word.
  • Lookup a gesture through a Dutch or English keyword.
  • Looking for a gesture by theme.
  • See grammatical DSL information.
  • The CD-ROMs can be used by everyone who is interested in the Dutch Sign language regardless of age.
  • Bilingual: DSL to Dutch / Dutch to DSL.

Primary Specifications: 

  • Designed for both Windows and Apple computers.

More Information: 

See manufacturer's website.