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Interpretation

Gallaudet University

48 months
Duration
24768 USD/year
16512 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Interpretation from Gallaudet University consists of a comprehensive, sequenced, and integrated series of courses and experiences that are intended to provide students with knowledge, fieldwork, techniques and interpreting skills in interactive interpreting in education, medical, business and government settings. 

Overview

At Interpretation from Gallaudet University students take supporting courses in ASL and Deaf studies, biology, business, communication studies, linguistics and psychology, 

Graduates with Interpretation from Gallaudet University will:

  • apply academic, professional, real world and current events knowledge to the choices and decisions they make while interpreting.
  • demonstrate an understanding of multi-cultural approaches to the work of interpretation, and are able to demonstrate effective bi-lingual and bi-cultural practice within their work and with diverse populations.
  • assess and analyze their own competencies for interpreting in relation to a variety of interpreting settings and in relation to a variety of participants in interpreted interactions.
  • effectively interpret face-to-face encounters in dialogic/one-on-one, small group and low-risk monologic settings with a variety of participants.
  • apply professional standards, practices, and ethics, not limited to the tenets of the Code of Professional Conduct, to their work.
  • effectively conduct a small research project on topics related to interpretation.
  • demonstrate professional boundaries with consumers, with respect and tact.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Human Biology
  • Interpreting
  • Sign Language & Sign Systems
  • Interactive Discourse Analysis
  • Interpreting Interaction: Translation and Consecutive Interpretation
  • Interpreting Interaction: Medical
  • Interpreting Interaction: Education
  • Interpreting Interaction: Business-Government

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit an online application
  • $50 application fee
  • An essay (the essay question can be found in the online application)
  • A letter of recommendation from an academic teacher who teaches core subjects such as English, mathematics, or social studies
  • Unofficial high school and college transcripts (if applicable)
  • ACT , SAT, or TOEFL scores (or alternative testing)
  • Audiogram
  • Certification of Finances form
  • Sponsor's Affidavit of Support form
  • F-1 Transfer Request form (if transferring from a college in the U.S.)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24768 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24768 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    16512 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16512 USD per year during 48 months.
  • International students (Developing countries): $24,768 per year
  • International students (Non-Developing countries): $33,024 per year

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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