Interpreting Practicum I   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]
   

INT 1941 - Interpreting Practicum I


This course provides advanced interpreting students with an opportunity to meet working interpreters and discuss the interpreting process in various professional work situations and to gain knowledge of community agencies and resources which serve the deaf community. Students also have the opportunity to interview Deaf consumers regarding their perspectives on interpreters and interpreting. Students will engage in mock interpreting situations to enhance their skills in interpreting expressive discourse, voicing signed discourse and interpreting interactive discourse. Students will take the Florida Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (FRID) Quality Assurance (QA) Screening written test at the end of this course.
Prerequisites: INT 1201 with a grade of "C" or better.
Corequisites: INT 1202 and INT 1210.

Degrees Offered: A.S.

Credit Hours:3. 
Contact Hours: 3.