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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Fundamentals of Interpreting

LLC 402

This course introduces the complex task of spoken language interpreting, with a focus on developing critical-thinking, decision-making, cognitive skills related to interpreting, and basic interpreting skills. Coursework includes a historical overview of interpreting, typical settings, legal frameworks in different countries, codes of ethics and standards of practice in different subdomains, professional organizations, various theories and research in the field, role-play practice, and self-assessment.
Course Details

Spring 2021

Feb 1, 2021 - May 4, 2021
Base Cost: $1,206 ($402/credit)
Term Fee: $47
Class Fee $60
Start date: Feb 01, 2021
End date: May 04, 2021
Last day to add: Feb 12, 2021
Last day to drop: Feb 12, 2021
Last day to withdraw: Mar 29, 2021
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