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Translation and Interpreting

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Translation and Interpreting Courses

Advanced Translation Skills
This course is the third in a series presenting translation skills for individuals who are fluent in English and a foreign language. Topics will include guided translation practice in a specialty such as medical, legal, and other technical topics. Prerequisite: Intermediate Translations Skills.

Basic Translation Skills
This course presents an introduction to written translation for individuals fluent in English and Spanish. Topics will include guided translation practice in basic medical, legal, and social service topics. Prerequisite: Introduction to Translation and Interpreting. 30 hours

Basic Interpreting Skills
This course presents an introduction to oral interpreting for individuals who are fluent in English and Spanish.

Court Interpreting Skills - Part I
Court Interpreting is a two part course presenting interpreting skills for individuals who are fluent in English and Spanish and students must take the courses in order. This course focuses on simultaneous and consecutive interpreting and sight translation in court settings. It will include roles, responsibilities, and ethics of the court interpreter, protocol and procedures for effectively...

Court Interpreting Skills - Part 2
Court Interpreting is a two part course presenting interpreting skills for individuals who are fluent in English and Spanish and students must take the courses in order. This course focuses on simultaneous and consecutive interpreting and sight translation in court settings. It will include roles, responsibilities, and ethics of the court interpreter, protocol and procedures for effectively...

Introduction to Translating & Interpreting
This course is an introduction to the professions of translation and interpreting. It is intended for individuals who are fluent in a foreign language and interested in putting their language skills to work. It offers an overview of the translation and Interpreting professions and defines the knowledge, skills, and credentials necessary to work successfully as a translator or interpreter....

Assessment for Translating and Interpreting
Assessment test of language fluency for students entering the Translating and Interpreting field. Successfully passing this test is a prerequisite for enrollment into FRNL 1071 and FRNL 1074.

Medical Interpreting Skills
This course focuses on developing skills to interpret between healthcare providers and their limited English proficient patients. Topics include patient interviewing skills, anatomy, physiology, diagnostics, procedures and diseases of the principal body systems and intensive practice of consecutive interpreting skills as used in medical settings. Students must be fluent in English and a foreign...


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