Etymology for Interpreters (ITP210)
3.0 Semester Hours
This course is designed to increase sign development for interpreters. Emphasis is given to the analysis of word meanings in various contexts, correct fingerspelling, and the correct selection and production of sign equivalents. Students are also introduced to the theory and history of transliterating as well as specific strategies to employ when voice to sign transliterating.
Prereq: Program admission; successful completion of all SGN courses.