Course Details

AMSL 255 Interpretation IV

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

Description: This course is designed to provide advanced development of skills in receiving signed and/or voiced messages and presenting an equivalent message using spoken English, signed English or American Sign Language (ASL) as requested by instructor. Emphasis is placed on advanced sign language receptivity, appropriate word choices, vocal or signed inflection, and English and ASL structure at the advanced voice interpreter level. 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.