2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial) 
    May 22, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial)
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AM 307 - Simultaneous Interpreting Applications

Credits: 4
This practice-oriented course focuses on further developing, fine-tuning, and diagnosing simultaneous interpretation techniques, strategies and transliteration skills to achieve entry-level employment status. Tasks focus on American Sign Language, English and include discussion and incorporation of other communication modes used by Deaf people.

Please note: Students MUST earn a C or better in this course for completion of the BAS Deaf Studies.

Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Interpret simultaneously between American Sign Language and English at an intermediate level.
  2. Identify culturally linked information and demonstrate skills in successfully conveying the information into the target language.
  3. Assess language and communication needs and preferences of potential clients of interpreting services.
  4. Interpret source and target material for diagnostic analysis and critique.

Prerequisite: AM 306  with a grade of C or higher; or instructor approval
Corequisite: None
Graded: Letter Grade

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