EIP 280 Syllabus


Division:        Arts and Sciences                                                                                                               Date:  February 2014         


Curricula in Which Course is Taught:  Educational Interpreter Training


Course Number and Title:    EIP 280 Interactive Transliterating


Credit Hours:  1                   Hours/Wk Lecture:       Hours/Wk Lab:           Lec/Lab Comb:         


I.              Catalog Description:    Provides instruction on transliterating in interactive situations. Prerequisite: EIP 216 and EIP 264 or consent of instructor. These courses may not transfer to any other VCCS institutions in ASL or INT programs. Lecture 1 hour per week.

II.            Relationship of the Course to Curricula Objectives in which course is taught:
This is the twelfth required upper level course of the EIP curriculum.

III.           Required Background: 
Intermediate signing skills or above

IV.          Course Content:

A.           Review of Sign-to-Voice Transliterating Skills

B.           Review of Voice-to-Sign Transliterating Skills

C.           Interactive Transliterating

1.    Components of interactive settings

a.    Logistics

b.    Effective communication

2.    Application of processing time in interactive settings

V.           Learner Outcomes

The student will:

VI.          Evaluation

A.   identify the components of interactive settings, citing an example for each 

B.   demonstrate the ability to transliterate interactive settings, both voice-to-sign and sign-to-voice, with 80% accuracy

Written assessment and videotape assessment


VII.         This course supports the following objectives:


DCC Educational Objectives:


Critical Thinking

Cultural and Social Understanding