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Interpreter Training

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Effective Fall 2016. Previous descriptions may have had different requirements. Have questions? See an advisor.
ITP201 Ethics and Social Justice of Interpreting Credit Hours: 3.00
Focuses on identifying personal ethics and beliefs as well as ethics as it relates to the field of interpreting and the Code of Professional Conduct. Also includes discussions of social justice theory and how it relates to ASL and English speaking communities.
Prerequisite(s): ASL 201 with a grade of B or better.
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Offered: Fall, Spring.
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ITP211 Fundamentals of Interpreting I Credit Hours: 3.00
Foundation skills required for effective translation and interpretation. Includes critical analysis and application for systemically analyzing interactions and texts in order to ascertain where meaning lies. Also includes understanding and developing the cognitive skills for translating and interpreting.
Prerequisite(s): ASL 201 with a grade of B or better.
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Offered: Fall.
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ITP212 Fundamentals of Interpreting II Credit Hours: 3.00
Focuses on the foundation skills required for effective translation and interpretation. Includes intralingual translation and interpretation text analysis techniques through main point abstraction, summarization, paraphrasing and restructuring a message while retaining its meaning. Discussions will address theoretical aspects of translating and interpreting techniques as well as specific issues related to interpreting skills. Also includes introduction to the interpreting field.
Prerequisite(s): ASL 202 with a grade of B or better.
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Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
ITP296 Independent Study in Interpreting Credit Hours: 1-3.00
Extensive practice in identified areas of expressive/receptive interpreting/transliterating under supervision of an instructor.
Prerequisite(s): ITP 210, ITP 220 or 270.
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Information: Consent of instructor required before enrolling. Course content and performance objectives will be determined by conference between student and instructional faculty.
Offered: Summer.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.