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Spanish Court Interpreting and Translation Practicum


Prerequisites: MCL 370, SPA 403 and advanced-low proficiency in English and Spanish according to the ACTFL scale (American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages). Taught in Spanish. Supervised legal interpreting and translation, focused on fostering habits of critical self-reflection required to successfully pass the NY Unified Court System Interpreting Exam. Some emphasis on improvement in translation of legal texts from Spanish to English. Also targets attainment of Advanced-Mid language proficiency on the ACTFL scale. Offered every fall.