Translation and Interpretation Studies
Improve your skills in Spanish-English and English-Spanish written translation in the health care, legal, literary and business fields. Courses include both hands-on and theoretical classes, as well as internship opportunities.
Selective Admissions Program: In order to be fully admitted to this program, you must score a minimum of 520 on the Spanish WebCAPE (Computerized Adaptive Placement Test) – see http://www.perpetualworks.com/webcape/overview. See an advisor for details
Program/Major Codes: CRTTRANSLATE/TRS
What can I do with this certificate?
Career options: Translate written documents between English and Spanish
Academic options: Continue your studies by working toward the Translation and Interpretation Studies associate's degree or by completing one of Pima's transfer degrees
Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program
Required Core Courses
A grade of C or better is required for graduation.
|Course #||Course Title||Credits|
|TRS 101||Introduction to Translation and Interpretation||3|
|TRS 102||English and Spanish for Translation||4|
|TRS 120IN||Technology for Translation and Interpretation||2|
or TRS 203
|Survey of Translation Specialty Areas
Consecutive Interpretation and Sight Translation
or TRS 270
|Translation in Specialty Areas
or TRS 162
|Medical Spanish/English Interpretation
Introduction to Legal Spanish/English Interpretation
|TRS 202||Interpretation Techniques||3|
|TRS 282||Advanced Project in Translation||4|