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ASL 2212 Specialized Interpreting I

A study of interpreting in medical, mental health, substance abuse, sexual health, educational, employment and legal settings and terminology/signs unique to each. Practice and performance of the vocabulary used in these settings designed to increase student's comfort and skills for interpreting in these specialized settings. Two classroom, two lab hours per week.

Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Department: American Sign Language
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: ASL 1102 AND ASL 1229 AND ASL 2201 


  • Interpret effectively in specialized settings such as medical, technical, and legal.
  • Understand the protocol for the use of vocabulary in the following settings: medical, technical, and legal
  • Exhibit professionalism and comfort in highly sensitive interpreting environments.
  • Learn and utilize specialized English and ASL vocabulary which is used in medical, technical and legal settings.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 2