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2021-2022 Catalog
INT 5405: Interpreting Academic Subjects

Course Description for Interpreting Academic Subjects

INT5405: Interpreting Academic Subjects
This course addresses the specialized discourse and language of educational subjects and settings and assessing language needs for students who are deaf/DeafBlind/hard of hearing. Students will examine the ethics, role, and function of interpreters in academic settings. Practical skills preparation and assessment of interpreting simultaneously in elementary and secondary school settings. Includes specialized vocabulary for STEM, geography, social studies, literary arts, vocational education and other specialized locations.