This course provides an overview of the court system and related proceedings and the registers of speech typically encountered in legal proceedings. The court interpreter's role and code of ethics are emphasized. A study of legal terminology and comparative law is included.
Other Credits: 10 points of ATA Continuing Education in Category A
Note: prerequisites: Successful completion of the Entrance Exam and "Introduction to Interpretation." Certified or registered interpreters are welcome to enroll without completing above prerequisites. Elective for the Professional Certificate in Translation and Interpretation.
Course Number: LING-40071
Credit: 3.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Translation and Interpretation (Spanish/English)