Translation and Interpretation Courses- Legal

Translation and Interpretation Certificate - Legal

The Translation and Interpretation Certificate with a Legal emphasis provides the fundamental practices in the three modes of Interpretation – consecutive, simultaneous and sight translation– and an additional understanding of legal concepts and terminology to those seeking professional certification as state court interpreters, or plan to work in legal settings.

Required Translation and Interpretation Courses for Certificate - Legal:      35 credits

Course Title

Credits

TRI 101:   Introduction to Translation and Interpretation

3

TRI 103:   Code of Ethics for Translation and Interpretation

2

TRI 104:   The Business of Translation and Interpretation

3

TRI 201:   Consecutive Interpretation I

3

TRI 202:   Simultaneous Interpretation I

3

TRI 203:   Sight Translation

3

TRI 204:   Consecutive Interpretation II

3

TRI 205:   Simultaneous Interpretation II

3

PAR 117:  Family Law

3

CRJ 110:   Introduction to Criminal Justice

3

CRJ 135:   Judicial Function

3

CRJ 205:   Principles of Criminal Law

3

Total Number of Credits

35

Program Level Outcomes (PLOs)

Statements which articulate, in measurable terms, what students should know and be able to demonstrate as a result of and at the conclusion of a program. PLOs communicate program goals explicitly and foster transfer of responsibility for learning from faculty to students.

A student who obtains a Translation and Interpretation - Legal certificate from the Community College of Aurora will demonstrate the following abilities:

  • Apply Sight Translation Skills.
  • Show fluency in the delivery of consecutive interpretation mode while effectively using notes as an aid.
  • Execute simultaneous interpreting skills in legal and community settings at high speeds, while still maintaining the integrity of the sentence.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of basic and common legal terminology and ability to provide it with accepted pronunciation.
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