Graduate Program in Interpreting and Translation Studies

Teaching Interpreting Curriculum

MA in Teaching Interpreting

1 Year Course of Study (Not offered for 2016-17)

Core Courses (24 credit hours)

Fall

  • Methodology of Teaching Interpreting
    TIS (TIS 732, 3 hrs)
  • Organizational Behavior and Interpreting (TIS 736, 3 hrs)
  • Applied Interpreting Studies (TIS 731, 3 hrs)
  • Applied Research Project (TIS 785, 3 hrs)
Spring

  • Sociolinguistics and Dialectology (LIN 610, 3 hrs)
  • Spanish-English Interpreting (SPA 683, 3 hrs)
  • Internship (TIS 684, 2hrs)
  • Discourse Organization and Interpreting (TIS 735, 3 hrs)
  • Applied Research Project (TIS 785, 2 hrs)
 Electives (9 credit hours)
Note: Not all electives are offered every semester.

  • Cross-Cultural Communication (LIN 640, 3 hrs)
  • Language Use and Technology (LIN 680, 3 hrs)
  • Localization and Terminology (LIN 683, 3 hrs)
  • US Bilingualism and Heritage Speakers (TIS 734, 3 hrs)
  • Independent Study (TIS 789, 1-3 hrs)