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IPP1112 – Beginning American Sign Language to English pdf

Credits: 3 (3/0/0)
Description: This course focuses on the process of interpreting, provides practice of necessary skills and procedures and applies aptitude and theory to the translation process. This course focuses on lexical development, syntactical language comparisons, voice production techniques, interpreting process analysis and diagnostic assessment. The course content centers on techniques for sign-to-voice interpreting.
Prerequisites: ASL1114
Grade of B or better in ASL1114
Corequisites: None
  1. Apply techniques for managing the interpreting process.
  2. Demonstrate the ability to determine consumers' language use.
  3. Exhibit understanding of congruent and comprehensive sign-to-voice interpretation.
  4. Utilize voice production techniques.
  5. Perform self-assessments of their own interpretation and set goals for improvement.
  6. Use appropriate transitions, conversational repair and cohesive features.
  7. Display understanding of ASL syntax, such as topic-comment and subject-verb-object sentence structure.
  8. Demonstrate the ASL-to-English translation process.
  9. Portray comprehension of diagnostic assessment of American Sign Language.
MnTC goal areas: None

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