Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

ITP-221 Interpreting I (4)

Emphasizes three aspects of interpreting: American Sign Language, transliterating and voicing. Students learn to analyze texts in increasing complexity and rates of speed, interpret them in American Sign Language and transliterate into Conceptually Accurate Signed English. Focus of the class is on sign-to-voice and voice-to-sign. Most assignments will be produced in a manual mode. Journaling is used to help students in the learning process. Credits: 4, Hours: (4/0/0/0), Prereq: ASL-241; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A