CCOG for ITP 284 Winter 2022
- Course Number:
- ITP 284
- Course Title:
- Internship II
- Credit Hours:
- Lecture Hours:
- Lecture/Lab Hours:
- Lab Hours:
Addendum to Course Description
Criminal background check required.
Intended Outcomes for the course
Upon completion of the course students should be able to:
Work as a member of an interpreting team in K-12 classes, Video Relay Services, and low-risk community settings.
Effectively and accurately interpret a source message into the client’s preferred language.
Make decisions using by applying of best practices, ethical principles, and decision-making models.
Create invoices for interpreting assignments.
Course Activities and Design
This course will consist of the following activities:
Weekly supervision sessions with instructor
Interpreting for Deaf clients in real world settings
Weekly meetings with a tutor to analyze their work
Practice contacting speakers and preparing for assignments
Practice working with teams and setting up the position of the interpreters appropriately for the setting
Maintain a log of hours spent preparing for assignments, tutoring hours, observation hours, and interpreting hours.
Submit invoices of interpreting assignments
Outcome Assessment Strategies
Students will be assessed by interpreting work, completion of community hours, reflections, professionalism, and demeanor. Students must complete 90 hours of class time, interpreting, assignments, tutoring, and community hours.
Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)
Course content includes:
Continued development of expressive and receptive simultaneous interpreting skills.
Practice successful communication between the student interpreter and team, and consumers.
Develop an understanding of the appropriate location of an interpreter in a given situation.
Use of appropriate professional dress and demeanor, interpreting techniques, preparation, processing, clarification techniques, and production of an interpretation.
Discussing and analyzing personal skill development
Accurate invoicing and record keeping of interpreting assignments