Course Details

AMSL 245 Specialized Settings in Interpretation

3 hours lecture, 3 units
Grade Only

Description: This course is designed to provide students of American Sign Language (ASL) - English Interpretation with an introduction to the application of interpreting skills to a variety of professional settings and situations. Settings covered include, but are not limited to Community, Conference, Deaf/Blind, Educational (K-12 and Post-secondary), Legal, Medical, Mental Health, Performing Arts, Religious Interpreting, and Video Relay Interpreting, and Private Practice and Freelance. The instructor for this course may use ASL to English and/or English to ASL techniques. This course is intended for students who plan to transfer and/or are interested in becoming an ASL Interpreter by majoring in American Sign Language/Interpreting and accommodates those seeking the Certified Deaf Interpreter (CDI) certificate.