Interpretation Curriculum

As a Conference InterpretationConference Interpretation student, you will have the opportunity to take courses in consecutive and simultaneous interpretation.

The coursework of a Conference Interpretation student typically follows the path listed below.

Fall 1

Introduction to Translation Written/Sight B-A (4)

Introduction to Translation Written/Sight A-B (4)

Introduction to Interpretation: B-A, A-B (4)

Introduction to Computer-Assisted Translation (2) (Recommended)

Three-language track requires:

Introduction to Interpretation (2 units C into English)

Introduction to Translation (2 units C into English)

Spring 1

Intermediate Translation Written/Sight B-A, A-B (4)

Intermediate Interpretation - Consecutive B-A, A-B (4)

Intermediate Interpretation - Simultaneous B-A, A-B (4)

Three-language track requires:

Intermediate Interpretation - Consecutive (2 units C into English)

Intermediate Interpretation - Simultaneous (2 units C into English)

Intermediate Translation (2 units C into  English)

Fall 2

Overview of Translation Studies (1)

Interpretation Practicum (2-4)

Advanced Interpretation I - Consecutive B-A, A-B (4)

Advanced Interpretation I - Simultaneous B-A, A-B (2-4)

Research on Interpreting (1)

Three-language track requires:

Advanced Interpretation I - Consecutive  (0-2 units C into English)

Advanced Interpretation I - Simultaneous (2 units C into  English)

Advanced Interpretation I - Simultaneous B-A, A-B (2-4)

Spring 2

Translation and Interpretation as a Profession (1-2)

Interpretation Practicum (2-4)

Advanced Interpretation II - Consecutive B-A, A-B (4)

Advanced Interpretation II - Simultaneous B-A, A-B (2-4)

Three-language track requires:

Advanced Interpretation II - Consecutive  (0-2 units C into English)

Advanced Interpretation II - Simultaneous (2 units C into  English)