Fundamentals of Interpreting

This course introduces the complex task of spoken language interpreting, with a focus on developing critical-thinking, decision-making, cognitive skills related to interpreting, and basic interpreting skills. Coursework includes a historical overview of interpreting, typical settings, legal frameworks in different countries, codes of ethics and standards of practice in different subdomains, professional organizations, various theories and research in the field, role-play practice, and self-assessment.

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Non-credit
Subject: 
0
Number: 
LLC 402
Semester: 
Spring 2019
Registration Status: 
Open
Registration: 
Monday, November 5, 2018 to Monday, February 4, 2019