Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Education and Technology (ICET 2019)

Perceptions of ‘Hearing’ People on Sign Language Learning

Authors
Bayu Bayu Ramadhani Fajri, Bayu Ramadhani Fajri, Grahita Kusumastuti
Corresponding Author
Bayu Bayu Ramadhani Fajri
Available Online December 2019.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icet-19.2019.91How to use a DOI?
Keywords
deaf, sign language, social inclusion
Abstract

This study aims to determine public perception of sign language in Indonesia, especially towards BISINDO (sign Language of Indonesia). Sample of this research is one hundred people in Padang, which consists of workers and students. Data were collected through a survey. The instrument used is perception of sign language instrument which consists of people's understanding of sign language, the use of sign language by the community, the importance of sign language for the community, the needs of sign language learning media and sign language learning media that desired by community. The Data collected were analyzed quantitatively and qualitatively. Quantitative data is used to determine the percentage of society perception towards sign language in every aspect, and qualitative data is used to strengthen research results. Based on data analysis, it found that people still do not know sign language. On the other hand, people know that sign language needs to be learned to support communications between hearing people and deaf. So, it is expected a media that can help public to learn sign language without leave their daily routines and close with everyday life.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Education and Technology (ICET 2019)
Series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
December 2019
ISBN
978-94-6252-864-2
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icet-19.2019.91How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2019, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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