Translation and Interpreting Ethics and Standards

This course introduces ethical considerations as they apply to the human activity of translation and interpreting. Coursework includes readings on ethical behavior and morality, discussions of accountability, professional translator and interpreter professional codes of ethics and standards of practice. Content also includes case studies involving controversial translation and interpreting practices, activism, translators and interpreters in conflict, and the advent of technologies and their impact.

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Non-credit
Subject: 
0
Number: 
LLC 501
Semester: 
Summer 2019
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Monday, March 11, 2019 to Tuesday, May 28, 2019