Interpreter Preparation - Certificate

The mission of the Interpreter Preparation Certificate program is to produce entry level professional interpreters by providing students with interpreting/transliterating skills, a general knowledge of deafness, and understanding of the interpreting profession.

Degree

Certificate (Certificate Program)
Total Credit Hours: 45

Program Requirements

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Required Program Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
IPP 110 AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE I  4
IPP 111 AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE II  4
IPP 112 AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE III  3
IPP 115 DEAF CULTURE I  3
IPP 118 AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE: FINGERSPELLING AND NUMBERING I  2
IPP 120 INTRODUCTION TO INTERPRETING  2
IPP 121 PRACTICAL AND ETHICAL APPLICATIONS OF INTERPRETING  3
IPP 210 AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE IV  3
IPP 211 AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE V  3
IPP 216 OCCUPATIONAL INTERPRETING   3
IPP 220 INTERPRETING I  3
IPP 221 INTERPRETING II  3
IPP 230 VOICE INTERPRETING I  3
IPP 231 VOICE INTERPRETING II  3
IPP 260 INTERPRETING INTERNSHIP  3

Recommended Course Sequence

Semester Courses
Fall Semester 1IPP 110; IPP 115; IPP 120
Spring Semester 1IPP 111; IPP 118; IPP 121
Summer SemesterIPP 112
Fall Semester 2IPP 210; IPP 216; IPP 220; IPP 230
Spring Semester 2IPP 211; IPP 221; IPP 231; IPP 260

Program Contact Information

English, Humanities, and Language Studies Department

Room 315B

(309) 694-5342

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