Essential Language Skills for Interpreters

SPAN 702

This course is designed for highly bilingual students to improve language skills in both languages and elevate proficiency to professional levels.

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Summer
Remote Instruction
Starting at $437.00
As few as 4 weeks
0.0

What you can learn.

  • Tackle texts, drills, and games with the objective of achieving higher and more sophisticated levels of expression while closing proficiency gaps between both languages
  • Identify common pitfalls, false cognates, and equivalent idiomatic expressions
  • Enhance language and cultural building blocks

About this course:

This is an optional, yet recommended course for students who have passed the fluency exam and plan to enroll in the interpretation and translation certificate program. This course is designed for highly bilingual students to improve language skills in both languages and elevate proficiency to professional levels. Students in this course work individually and in teams to tackle texts, drills, and games with the objective of achieving higher and more sophisticated levels of expression while closing proficiency gaps between both languages. In addition, students learn to identify common pitfalls, false cognates, and equivalent idiomatic expressions. Students work on enhancing language and cultural building blocks essential to be successful in the interpretation program.
Prerequisites
Enrolled in CE0017: Certificate program in Spanish-English Interpretation and Translation

Summer 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Canceled
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Saturday 9:00AM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
Location: Remote Learning
Instructor: Julie Drucker
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Fee:
$437.00
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Notes

Early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: August 8, 2020. Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after August 01, 2020
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Aug 8, 2020
9:00AM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
Remote Learning
Remote Learning
Lecture
Sat Aug 15, 2020
9:00AM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
Remote Learning
Remote Learning
Lecture
Sat Aug 22, 2020
9:00AM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
Remote Learning
Remote Learning
Lecture
Sat Aug 29, 2020
9:00AM PDT - 4:00PM PDT
Remote Learning
Remote Learning

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