Course DescriptionUsing audiotapes and a variety of documents, this course emphasizes practice in consecutive interpretation in adjudicatory hearings (ALRB, DSS, DMV, and others) and escort and interview interpretation; sight translation also is stressed. Topics include specialized vocabularies, procedural information, etiquette, protocol, and the job market. Instruction also covers related exams and practice on exam questions. Lecturers include lawyers, state officials, and interpreters.
PrerequisitesX 460A Translation: Spanish to English and X 460B Translation: English to Spanish and admission to Interpretation/Translation Certificate: Spanish/English.
Applies Towards the Following Certificates
- Legal Interpretation and Translation Spanish/English : Required
- Study Abroad at UCLA Program : Required