CCOG for ITP 264 Fall 2023
- Course Number:
- ITP 264
- Course Title:
- Introduction to the Profession
- Credit Hours:
- Lecture Hours:
- Lecture/Lab Hours:
- Lab Hours:
Intended Outcomes for the course
Upon completion of the course students should be able to:
Describe the impact of cultural and linguistic differences on an interpretation.
Describe the impact of individual perspectives and experiences on an interpretation.
Describe sign language interpreting as a profession in the United States, including the history and credentialing of interpreters.
Discuss the various models of interpretation and role metaphors which interpreters use to describe their work and the history of the profession.
Explain the roles and dynamics of oppressors, benefactors, advocates, and allies within the context of ASL/English interpretation.
Course Activities and Design
Course activities will consist of lectures and student-led discussions.
Outcome Assessment Strategies
Students will be assess through quizzes, exams, and participation in discussions.
Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)
Course themes include the role of the interpreter, the dynamics between oppressors and benefactors, models of interpreting, and the impact of the interpreter on an interpretation.