Consecutive Interpretation: Court Proceedings--Spanish/English

SPAN X 461A
Using actual trial transcripts and other legal documents, this course emphasizes techniques and practice in consecutive interpretation in courtrooms and in other settings in which consecutive is required.
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What you can learn.

  • Learn note-taking techniques, specialized vocabulary, hands-on practice, court procedures, ethics, and the job market
  • Understand the background required for exams given by federal, state, and county agencies
  • Learn from guest speakers who will address different aspects of the profession

About this course:

Using actual trial transcripts and other legal documents, this course emphasizes techniques and practice in consecutive interpretation in courtrooms and in other settings in which consecutive is required. Course will cover note-taking techniques, specialized vocabulary, hands-on practice, court procedures, ethics and the job market, as well as the background required for exams given by federal, state, and county agencies.  Guest speakers to address different aspects of the profession will be invited.

Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Consecutive Interpretation: Court Proceedings--Spanish/English.

X 460A Translation: Spanish to English and X 460B Translation: English to Spanish and admission to Interpretation/Translation Certificate: Spanish/English.

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