This course begins the in-depth study of simultaneous interpretation (continued in Advanced Simultaneous Interpretation). Its focus is to build upon conceptual knowledge in the legal, medical, and business contexts as well as language and interpreting competence. Students are introduced to professional, nationally accepted standards of practice and performance using authentic materials and contextually meaningful situations.
SPAN 341, SPAN 381 or SPAN 382 (completing both SPAN 381 and SPAN 382 before enrolling is recommended). Any exception must be approved by the T&I Program Director
Translation and Interpretation