Swansea University researchers launch a report on digital television and deaf/ hard of hearing audiences

Researchers from Swansea University will issue a report in the Senedd on Tuesday, 25 November, entitled, ‘Digital Switchover and Hard of Hearing Audience in Wales’.

DTV project imageFunded by Swansea University, BBC CymruS4CAction on Hearing Loss Cymru, and the Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol, the research project was conducted by Dr Yan Wu, senior lecturer in languages, translation and communication, and media lecturer, Dr Elain Price.

The launch of the report, which investigates the communication barriers facing hard of hearing audiences after the digital switchover, will be hosted by Ann Jones AM, Chair of the Cross-Party Group on Deaf Issues.

Date: Tuesday, 25 November 2014

Time: 12.15pm - 1.30pm

Location: Media Briefing Room, the Senedd, Cardiff, CF99 1NA


Read more on this project:  http://www.swansea.ac.uk/riah/research-projects/dtv-wales-survey/