Sign Language Interpreting
Sign Language Interpreter Training Program (AAS)
Associate of Applied Science‡ | 2015-2016 Catalog
|Total Semester Hours: 65|
ENGL 1301 Composition I
MATH 1314 College Algebra OR
|Life and Physical Sciences|
BIOL 1409 Biology for Non-Science Majors II
|Language, Philosophy and Culture|
ENGL 2332 World Literature I OR
|Social and Behavioral Sciences Core (3 hrs)|
PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth and Development
|Major in Sign Language|
SGNL 1401 Beginning American Sign Language I
Mid-program evaluation: Student must pass with ‘‘C’’ or better to continue in the program.
Courses titled in bold type represent general education courses.
Exit Exam: Student must pass with a “C” or better to graduate and pass the State or National Board Exams to work as a certified interpreter.
‡ - Referencing both the SLI degree and certificate curriculums:
See Catalog descriptions for course pre-requisites and co-requisites. Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to upper-level institutions should consult an advisor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses. For an interpreter training degree, students must have a minimum grade of “C” in each SLNG/SGNL class, as well as the mid-program and exit exams. In addition, for the degree, students must complete the General Graduation Requirements as set forth in the TJC Catalog.
Sign Language Contact Information
Office: Pirtle 107
Advising contact: 903-510-2347