Electives

TRNSLTN 530 Business and Professional Aspects of Translation
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Practical knowledge needed to succeed as free-lance or in-house translators; marketing, advertising, negotiating as well as legal and tax issues.
TRNSLTN 700 Consecutive Interpreting
3 cr. Graduate.
Professional protocols and practices of different modalities of consecutive interpreting; exercises for improvement of split-attention, short-term memory and information organization; ethical principles of interpreting profession.
TRNSLTN 711 Ethics and Procedures in Interpreting
3 cr. Graduate.
Fundamentals of providing spoken language interpreting services in various settings.
TRNSLTN 720 Topics in Translation:
1-3 cr. Graduate.
Advanced and specialized translation skills courses targeting the translation industry.
TRNSLTN 727 Project Management in Translation
3 cr. Graduate.
Principles of project management and quality assurance in the global language services industry; standards and techniques of effective project management for a variety of language service projects.
TRNSLTN 728 Editing for Translation
3 cr. Graduate.
Translation industry standards and best practices for quality assurance. Students edit texts in English, applying style guides and implementing effective research techniques.