This course examines the profession of interpreting, including employment opportunities, the role of the interpreter, administrative matters, and ethical considerations. In addition, an overview will be given of the three modes of interpretation (sight, consecutive and simultaneous), as well as the different areas of interpretation, such as legal, medical, business, community and conference interpretation.
Note: Fluency in both English and Spanish is required. Requirement for the Professional Certificate in Translation and Interpretation.
Other Credit: 5 points of ATA Continuing Education in Category A.
Course Number: LING-40109 Credit: 1.5 units