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Deaf Studies
Certification and Licensing Preparation

This course of study prepares students to take the Educational Interpreter Performance Assessment or the National Interpreter Certification Exam. Upon successful completion, students will be better qualified for a variety of careers including teaching, social work, pschology, speech and language pathology or any career that interacts with the Deaf.

Upon successful course completion, with a grade of C or better, WNC will issue a certificate of completion for the course(s) of study.

Requirements
A minimum of 25 total credits chosen from the following categories:

First Semester

AM 149American Sign Language V4
AM 201Interpreting I3
AM 215Conversational ASL4

Second Semester

AM 150American Sign Language VI4
AM 202Interpreting II3
AM 216Receptive ASL4

Third Semester

AM 203Interpreting III3