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    Delgado Community College
   
 
  Dec 11, 2017
 
 
    
2017 - 2018 Catalog

American Sign Language Interpreting, A.A.


DEGREE: ASSOCIATE OF ARTS
DIVISION: COMMUNICATION

The Associate of Arts degree in American Sign Language Interpreting prepares individuals to work in a variety of entry-level settings with a diverse population.  Competency in English and American Sign Language (ASL) are necessary.  Students will have both in-class and out-of-class experiences with members of the Deaf and interpreting communities.  Articulation Agreements with senior colleges allow students to be continue their education in related baccalaureate degree programs.  Graduates are prepared to begin the national certification progress.  Those interested should contact the national certifying organization for more information and requirements.

Prerequisite


Required grade of “C” or higher.

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 66


NOTE:


See Graduation Requirements .

Students planning to pursue a baccalaureate program should contact that receiving institution for determination of course transferability. A listing of Delgado courses can be found by following this link: Transfer List 

Suggested Sequence


Prerequisite


First Semester


Total: 15 credit hours


Second Semester


Total: 18 credit hours


Third Semester


Total: 15 credit hours


Fourth Semester


Total: 15 credit hours


TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 66