Course Details

AMSL 250 Interpretation III

3 hours lecture, 3 hours lab, 4 units
Grade Only

Description: This course is an advanced study of the interpretation process. Emphasis is placed on the application of previously-learned American Sign Language (ASL) skills to develop the cognitive and critical thinking abilities required for interpreting and transliterating at the advanced level. Consecutive interpreting and simultaneous interpreting skills of source language text are utilized throughout the course. Instructor may use ASL to English and/or English to ASL techniques when teaching this course. This course is designed for Interpreting majors and accommodates those seeking the Certified Deaf Interpreter (CDI) certificate.