Simultaneous Interpretation: Legal Proceedings

SPAN X 462A

This course part of the Interpretation and Translation certificate trains students in simultaneous interpretation through strategies, techniques, exercises, accuracy and well-paced, natural interpretation.

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Spring
Classroom
Starting at $669.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Acquire the skills to lag behind the speaker while analyzing the meaning of the source-language version
  • Produce the target-language version without losing the train of thought
  • Learn specialized vocabulary
  • Interpret at different speeds to a maximum of 140 words per minute
  • Become familiar with different court proceedings such as jury instructions, opening and closing statements, and expert witness testimony, among others

About this course:

This course covers simultaneous modes of interpretation with some consecutive interpretation as related to court and adjudicatory hearings in chuchotage. Instruction includes practice in the Rozan method of note taking; materials include court proceedings and selected articles. Extensive use of tapes for practice in decalage and simultaneous translation of legal and political speeches and lectures.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Future Offering (Opens February 03, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
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Saturday 1:00PM - 4:30PM
Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
Instructor: Vanessa Lopez
372490
Fee:
$669.00
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Notes
Visitors not permitted. Restricted course. Required course: Spanish-English I & T certificate. Enrollment limited to 30 students. 
Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 18, 2020
Schedule
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Computer Lab
Sat Apr 4, 2020
1:00PM - 4:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Sat Apr 11, 2020
1:00PM - 4:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Sat Apr 18, 2020
1:00PM - 4:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Sat Apr 25, 2020
1:00PM - 4:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Sat May 2, 2020
1:00PM - 4:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Sat May 9, 2020
1:00PM - 4:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Sat May 16, 2020
1:00PM - 4:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Sat May 23, 2020
1:00PM - 4:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Sat May 30, 2020
1:00PM - 4:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Sat Jun 6, 2020
1:00PM - 4:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203
Computer Lab
Sat Jun 13, 2020
1:00PM - 4:30PM
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 203

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