Spring 2015 Class Schedule (ARC)



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INTRP 305    ASL to English Interpreting    3 Units

Prerequisite: INTRP 303 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: INTRP 307
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course provides basic skills in translation and consecutive interpreting from American Sign Language (ASL) to English. Topics include a theoretical analysis of the interpreting process, application of academic and world knowledge, and an introduction to fundamental interpreting skills and techniques for professional interactions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
W         03:00PM-03:50PM LEC E.McCaffrey          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 120    19661 
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M         04:30PM-05:20PM LEC E.McCaffrey          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 120    19661 Textbook
W         03:50PM-04:20PM LAB E.McCaffrey          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 120      
M         05:30PM-07:00PM LAB E.McCaffrey          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 120      
TBA       TBA             LAB E.McCaffrey          ARC MAIN Online            
Deaf event requirement of approximately $20 depending on number and type of activities selected.
If students need assistance in order to participate in a field trip or a field studies activity, they should contact the instructor or the Humanities Dean.


INTRP 307    English to ASL Interpreting    3 Units

Prerequisite: INTRP 303 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: INTRP 305
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course provides basic skills in translation and consecutive interpreting from English to American Sign Language (ASL). Topics include a theoretical analysis of the interpreting process, application of academic and world knowledge, and an introduction to fundamental interpreting skills and techniques for professional interactions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
M         03:00PM-03:50PM LEC J.Henderson          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 120    19653 
Textbook
W         04:30PM-05:20PM LEC J.Henderson          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 120    19653 Textbook
Deaf event requirement of approximately $20-$50 depending on number and type of activities selected. If students need assistance in order to participate in a field trip or a field studies activity, they should contact the instructor or the Humanities Dean.

M         03:50PM-04:20PM LAB J.Henderson          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 120      
W         05:30PM-07:00PM LAB J.Henderson          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 120      
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Henderson          ARC MAIN Online            
1.0 online TBA hours per week required


INTRP 310    Introduction to Deaf Blind Interpreting    .5 Units

Prerequisite: INTRP 303 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an exposure to, background in, and techniques for working with members of the deaf blind community.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 11-Apr 11
Sa        08:00AM-05:40PM LEC D.Garrido-Guerrero   ARC MAIN DaviesHall 115  12570 
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Deaf event requirement of approximately $20-$50 depending on number and type of activities selected. If students need assistance in order to participate in a field trip or a field studies activity, they should contact the instructor or the Humanities Dean.


INTRP 312    Introduction to Oral Transmission    .5 Units

Prerequisite: INTRP 303 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course provides exposure to, background in, and techniques for oral transmission and interaction with oral deaf people.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 14-Mar 14
Sa        08:00AM-05:40PM LEC J.Henderson          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 120    12571 
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Deaf event requirement of approximately $20-$50 depending on number and type of activities selected. If students need assistance in order to participate in a field trip or a field studies activity, they should contact the instructor or the Humanities Dean.


INTRP 314    Introduction to Multicultural Communication    .5 Units

Prerequisite: SILA 316 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: INTRP 305 and 307
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course is a focus on the field of multicultural communication. Cultural and linguistic diversity, personal life experiences, and enhancing racial and ethnic diversity in the interpreting profession are emphasized.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 21-Feb 21
Sa        08:00AM-05:40PM LEC C.Hillenbrand        ARC MAIN Lib Arts 120    12351 
Textbook
Deaf event requirement of approximately $20-$50 depending on number and type of activities selected. If students need assistance in order to participate in a field trip or a field studies activity, they should contact the instructor or the Humanities Dean.


INTRP 325    Transliteration    4 Units

Prerequisite: INTRP 320 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: SILA 330 and 332
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course provides basic skills in transliteration. It incorporates both sign to voice and voice to sign transliterating skills. Topics include language and consumer assessment, contact signing forms, semantic appropriateness, syntactic considerations, prosodic features, lipshadowing, lipreading, and fingerspelling reception and production.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
MW        05:30PM-07:35PM LEC C.Farnham            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 227  12350 
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Deaf event requirement of approximately $20-$50 depending on number and type of activities selected. If students need assistance in order to participate in a field trip or a field studies activity, they should contact the instructor or the Humanities Dean.


INTRP 330    Introduction to Educational Interpreting, K-12    1 Unit

Prerequisite: INTRP 305 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to interpreting in the educational setting with a focus on the elementary and secondary levels of education. Emphasis will be on vocabulary development and enrichment specific to educational interpreting, resource development, team building, roles and responsibilities, communicating with children, and ethics.

Schedule: Five Week - Second, Feb 26-Apr 08
MW        07:45PM-09:05PM LEC K.Rugg               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 227  12243 
Textbook
Deaf event requirement of approximately $20-$50 depending on number and type of activities selected. If students need assistance in order to participate in a field trip or a field studies activity, they should contact the instructor or the Humanities Dean.


INTRP 332    Introduction to Educational Interpreting, Post Secondary    1 Unit

Prerequisite: INTRP 305 and 307 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to interpreting in the educational setting with a focus on the postsecondary level of education. Emphasis is on vocabulary development and enrichment specific to educational interpreting, resource development, team building, and ethics.

Schedule: Five Week - First, Jan 17-Feb 25
MW        07:45PM-09:05PM LEC T.Sedano             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 227  12245 
Textbook
Deaf event requirement of approximately $20-$50 depending on number and type of activities selected. If students need assistance in order to participate in a field trip or a field studies activity, they should contact the instructor or the Humanities Dean.


INTRP 338    Introduction to Social Services and Employment Interpreting    1 Unit

Prerequisite: INTRP 305 and 307 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to interpreting in social services and employment settings. Environmental considerations, interpretation, resource building, teamwork, and ethics are considered.

Schedule: Five Week - Third, Apr 09-May 13
MW        07:45PM-09:05PM LEC T.Brennan            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 227  12244 
Textbook
Deaf event requirement of approximately $20-$50 depending on number and type of activities selected. If students need assistance in order to participate in a field trip or a field studies activity, they should contact the instructor or the Humanities Dean.


INTRP 350    Observation Supervision    .5 Unit

Prerequisite: INTRP 303 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 4.5 hours LEC ; 13.5 hours LAB
Description: This course provides an opportunity to examine a setting in which interpreting occurs and applies systematic analysis through the lens of the Demand-Control Schema. Students may be placed in a variety of educational and/or community settings. A portion of this course may be offered in a TBA component of 13.5 hours which may include observations and supervision discussions with application of the Demand Control Schema.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 21-May 06
W         07:10PM-08:30PM LEC T.Sedano             ARC MAIN Lib Arts 120    12594 
Textbook
W         07:10PM-08:30PM LEC T.Sedano             ARC MAIN Lib Arts 120    12594 Textbook
Deaf event requirement of approximately $20-$50 depending on number and type of activities selected. If students need assistance in order to participate in a field trip or a field studies activity, they should contact the instructor or the Humanities Dean.

TBA       TBA             LAB T.Sedano              TBA TBA                   
1.0 lab hours per week TBA
Class meetings: January 21 & 28 and May 6th - Rm. 120; 7:00 - 8:20 PM.

Interpreter observation fee requirement of approximately $20.
If students need assistance in order to participate in a field trip or a field studies activity, they should contact the instructor or the Humanities Dean.


INTRP 354    Mock Interpreting II    1 Unit

Prerequisite: INTRP 300, 305, and 307 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 4.5 hours LEC ; 40.5 hours LAB
Description: This course provides an opportunity to interpret for an ongoing college class. Focus is on application of text analysis, assignment preparation, information processing, and giving and receiving feedback. A portion of this course may be offered in a TBA component of 40.5 hours which may include preparation for and interpreting in mock interpreting settings.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 21-May 13
W         04:30PM-05:20PM LEC E.McCaffrey          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 215  12596 
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W         04:30PM-05:20PM LEC E.McCaffrey           TBA TBA                 12596 Textbook
Mandatory meetings: January 21, 28 and February 4, 2015: 4:30 - 5:20 p.m.
May 13, 4:30 - 5:20 p.m.


Deaf event requirement of approximately $20-$50 depending on number and type of activities selected. If students need assistance in order to participate in a field trip or a field studies activity, they should contact the instructor or the Humanities Dean.

TBA       TBA             LAB E.McCaffrey           TBA TBA                   
3 lab hours per week TBA


INTRP 356    Fieldwork in Interpretation    2.5 Units

Prerequisite: INTRP 300 and 320 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 81 hours LAB
Description: This course provides an opportunity to apply classroom learning to real-world practice in interpreting. Students participate in approved on-campus and off-campus settings. A portion of this course may be offered in a TBA component of 81 hours which may include observation of interpreters and individual and team interpreting practice.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
TBA       TBA             LEC E.McCaffrey          ARC MAIN Online          12605 
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Mandatory Orientation Meeting: January 30, 2015, 3:00 - 6:00 p.m., D227. The remainder of the lecture will be held online.

Deaf event requirement of approximately $20-$50 depending on number and type of activities selected. If students need assistance in order to participate in a field trip or a field studies activity, they should contact the instructor or the Humanities Dean.

TBA       TBA             LAB E.McCaffrey          ARC MAIN Online            
Orientation:     Friday, January 30, 2015;    03:00PM-06:00PM    D 227


INTRP 495    Independent Studies in Sign Language Studies - Interpreting    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: Independent Study is an opportunity for the student to extend classroom experience in this subject, while working independently of a formal classroom situation. Independent study is an extension of work offered in a specific class in the college catalog. To be eligible for independent study, students must have completed the basic regular catalog course at American River College. They must also discuss the study with a professor in this subject and secure approval. Only one independent study for each catalog course will be allowed.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 17-May 20
TBA       TBA             LAB E.McCaffrey           TBA TBA                 19846 
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Spring 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: May 5, 2015