Oct 20, 2019  
2019-2020 College Catalog 
    
2019-2020 College Catalog

Program Map: American Sign Language, Interpreter Education Certificate


This program map shows how you might complete this certificate in five (5) semesters.  See an academic advisor for a customized program map that works for you.  To earn a Certificate of Achievement, you must achieve a grade point average of 2.0 as a minimum on all coursework required for the degree.   All ASLE and INED courses must be completed with a grade of ‘C’ or better.  Note: All ASLE classes include video lab assignments outside of class.

Note the Milestones below each semester.  Milestones are reminders of actions you should take during that semester to help keep you on track for certificate completion.

First Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
ASLE 1363 - American Sign Language I  3
ASLE 1413 - Deaf Culture and History   3
Total Credit Hours 6

Milestones

  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Download MS Office from MyTCC.
  • Form a study group, join a student organization, or volunteer at a community service site.
  • Visit the writing, math and science, or technology learning centers for free individual tutoring support services.
  • Meet with an academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.

Second Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
ASLE 1373 - American Sign Language II 3
INED 1423 - Introduction to Interpreting   3
Total Credit Hours 6

Milestones

  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted.  See a financial aid counselor to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.
  • Check academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • Visit Career Services to explore career opportunities associated with this certificate.

Third Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
ASLE 2414 - American Sign Language III  4
INED 2213 - American Sign Language to English Interpreting I  3
INED 2393 - Interpreting I  3
Total Credit Hours 10

Milestones

  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor before enrolling for the next semester.

Fourth Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
ASLE 2524 - American Sign Language IV   4
INED 2233 - American Sign Language to English Interpreting II   3
INED 2403 - Interpreting II   3
INED 2443 - Interpreting in Specialized Settings   3
Total Credit Hours 13

Milestone

  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor for a graduation check.
  • If entering the workforce after graduation, visit Career Services to build your resume.

Fifth Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
INED 2613 - Interpreting III   3
INED 2643 - Interpreting Internship  
Students must complete 150 clock hours of interpreting work under supervision.
3
Total Credit Hours 6

Milestone

  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor to file for graduation.