Translation & Interpretation

Translation & Interpretation

About the Program

Upon completion of this program, students will be eligible for translator/interpreter positions in various companies, or they will be able to start their own business as freelance translators.

AWARD TYPES: Certificate Level 2

AREA OF STUDY: Business

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This program is part of the

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Center of Excellence

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

The Business Center of Excellence (COE) strives to offer business programs geared to helping our stakeholders get a competitive edge in the high skill and high demand global marketplace.

Degrees and Certificates

Program Outcomes

Students will be able to:

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Analyze, evaluate, and synthesize information presented in source language to provide high quality translation and interpretation to target language through written and oral communication.

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Independently edit and revise translation.

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Be familiar with translation technologies and become competent in their usage.

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Interpret in consecutive mode in legal and medical environment.

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Interpret in simultaneous mode (including chuchotage) in multilingual environment.

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Establish effective communication and develop an ability to adapt to different situations and norms of interpretation.

Program Information

General Requirements

 

The Translation & Interpretation program provides students with the knowledge and abilities to apply individual technical skills necessary to pursue an entry-level job in the Translation & Interpretation field.

In addition, please note that a student may only earn one Occupational Skills Award (OSA) per academic year.

TSI testing required prior to first enrollment for all AAS degrees and Level II certificates.

 

Employment

New workers start around $32,818. Normal pay is$50,374 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to $68,383.

 

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Ken Hernandez

  

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