Course Description for Advanced ASL Concepts for Interpreters
Advanced ASL Concepts for Interpreters
Description: In this course, students will have an opportunity to improve their ASL skills, both expressive and receptive, in order to communicate more effectively in personal and professional interactions. Students will review the salient features of ASL and rules or usage. They will demonstrate the ability to incorporate those features in consecutive and simultaneous interpreting. The course allows students to develop skills for assessing their own ASL fluency while interpreting texts of dense content and complex cultural features.