The Effective Interpreting Series: Simultaneous Interpreting from ASL - Study Set


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Carol J. Patrie

256-page Student Workbook- 8 1/2 x 11 Paperback, 12 month video library access code

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The Effective Interpreting Series: Simultaneous Interpreting from ASL - Study Set

Effective interpreting requires a variety of skills. Simultaneous Interpreting from ASL offers a studied, results-producing way to learn about and practice this critical tool for interpretation. Carefully constructed exercises use video recorded ASL source materials with study questions and follow-up designed to build or improve skills.

The topics included in this volume:

  • Consecutive Interpreting
  • Bridging to Simultaneous Interpreting
  • Sources of Error
  • Comprehension
  • Transfer
  • Reformulation
  • Self-Monitoring and Correction

The Effective Interpreting Series is a multi-installment series offering five sets of source materials in English to use with any other language in a language pair, and five sets of source materials in American Sign Language (ASL). The series takes the complex skill of simultaneous interpreting and breaks it down into manageable components, allowing interpreters to increase the individual skills that lead to effective simultaneous interpreting.

About the author:

Carol J. Patrie, Ph.D., was instrumental in designing and implementing the Master of Arts in Interpretation at Gallaudet University. An author of many National and International publications and a sought-after speaker and trainer, Patrie is one of the foremost professionals in the field of Interpretation and Education.