Spring 2016 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 16-May 18
W         02:30PM-04:20PM LEC E.McCaffrey          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 154    13194 
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         02:30PM-04:20PM LAB E.McCaffrey          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 154      
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 16-May 18
W         04:30PM-06:20PM LEC J.Henderson          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 120    13186 
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         04:30PM-06:20PM LAB J.Henderson          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 120      
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Henderson          ARC MAIN Online            


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 orientation to the Deaf-Blind community. Topics include sighted guide techniques, environmental and ergonomic considerations, modifications to the interpreting models, and additional responsibilities when interacting with Deaf-Blind individuals.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 09-Apr 09
Sa        08:00AM-05:40PM LEC D.Garrido-Guerrero   ARC MAIN DaviesHall 102  11509 
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 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. Topics include speechreading skills, articulation, and support techniques.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 12-Mar 12
Sa        08:00AM-05:40PM LEC J.Henderson          ARC MAIN Lib Arts 120    11510 
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 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: Five Week - Third, Apr 07-May 11
M         07:00PM-08:30PM LEC E.West Oyedele       ARC MAIN Lib Arts 120    11329 
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 ASL to English and English to ASL literal to idiomatic transliteration 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 16-May 18
MW        05:30PM-07:35PM LEC C.Farnham            ARC MAIN DaviesHall 227  11328 
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 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 introduces interpreting in the educational setting with a focus on the elementary and secondary levels of education. Emphasis is 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 25-Apr 06
MW        07:45PM-09:10PM LEC K.Rugg               ARC MAIN DaviesHall 227  11233 
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 16-Feb 24
MW        07:45PM-09:10PM LEC S.Helms              ARC MAIN DaviesHall 227  11235 
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    Service Learning for Interpreters    2 Units

Prerequisite: INTRP 301 and 303 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course provides an opportunity to collaborate to build relationships with the Deaf community. Topics include aligning goals and values of the Deaf community through a reciprocal, respectful, and mutually rewarding partnership, resulting in progress toward the Deaf community's goals and enhanced learning of the responsibilities between future practitioners and the communities in which they work. A portion of this course may be offered in a TBA component of 27 hours which will include service learning provision.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 20-May 11
W         07:00PM-08:20PM LEC T.Sedano             ARC MAIN DaviesHall 228  11529 
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 TBA                   TBA TBA                   
27 lab hours per semester TBA
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 20-May 11
W         03:00PM-03:50PM LEC E.West Oyedele       ARC MAIN DaviesHall 218  11531 
Textbook
W         03:00PM-03:50PM LEC E.West Oyedele       ARC MAIN DaviesHall 218  11531 Textbook
Mandatory meetings: January 20, 27 and February 3, 2015: 4:30 - 5:20 p.m.
May 11, 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.West Oyedele        TBA TBA                   
3 lab hours per week TBA


INTRP 356    Fieldwork in Interpretation    5 Units

Prerequisite: INTRP 300 and 320 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course provides an opportunity to apply classroom learning to real-world practice in interpreting in both on-campus and off-campus settings. It also provides an opportunity to take one of the national evaluation system examinations. A portion of this course may be offered in a TBA component of 108 hours which may include observation of interpreters and individual and team interpreting practice.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 18
MW        04:30PM-05:20PM LEC E.McCaffrey          ARC MAIN DaviesHall 215  11535 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC E.McCaffrey          ARC MAIN Online          11535 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB E.McCaffrey          ARC MAIN Online            
Mandatory Orientation:     Friday, January 29, 2016, 03:00PM-06:00PM D 227 108 hours TBA
The remainder of the lecture will be held online. FTF meetings weeks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 16.
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 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 16-May 18
TBA       TBA             LAB E.McCaffrey           TBA TBA                 13268 
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Spring 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: May 2, 2016