Introduction to Spoken Language Interpreting

Code: LANG1200

Course description

This course presents the fundamentals of providing spoken language interpreting services in various settings. Participants will consider the role and responsibilities of the interpreter and discuss professional standards of practice and ethical principles to guide an interpreter’s performance. The course also provides an introduction to various skills required for successful interpreting including note taking, active listening, memory retention, mental transposition and verbalization in the target language. For the Winter 2020 term, this course will be running offsite at Guelph Immigrant Services located at 104 Dawson Rd. Unit 102. Guelph, ON.

Course details

Hours: 30
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

 
Start Date
Day/Time
Delivery
Campus
Cost
Availability
Start Date: Sep. 7, 2021
Day/Time: Tues. 6:30pm – 9:30pm Thurs. 6:30pm – 9:30pm
Delivery: Remote Learning - eConestoga
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
Cost: $220.50
 
End date: Oct. 7, 2021
Hours: 30
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: LANG1320

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2022 registration opens November 1, 2021. Spring 2022 registration opens February 7, 2022.