Legal Interpreting

Legal Interpreting Program at CPEThe certificate program for Legal Interpreting will acquaint you with the various courts and other forums where this sort of interpreting most often takes place. Each forum and type of legal procedure is governed by different expectations, protocol, and vocabulary requirements for the interpreter. You'll study the professional ethics of legal interpreting, learn to apply formal rules and standards to specific situations, examine the specialized tools and skills of legal interpreting, and start working on your prospects.

The Legal Interpreting certificate program consists of an entrance test, five required courses, and an optional internship.

Core Courses (Chinese)

Code Course Title Tuition
INT001M Interpreter Test (Chinese) $50
INT101M Introduction to Communication and Written Translation (Chinese) $1,375
INT102M Interpreting I (Chinese) $875
INT106M Community/Public Service Interpreting (Chinese) $875
INT103M Interpreting II (Chinese) $875
INT104M Legal Interpreting (Chinese) $875
INT400 Interpreter Internship $800

Core Courses (Portuguese)

Code Course Title Tuition
INT001P Interpreter Testing (Portuguese) $50
INT101P Introduction to Communication and Written Translation (Portuguese) $1,375
INT102P Interpreting I (Portuguese) $875
INT106P Community/Public Service Interpreting (Portuguese) $875
INT103P Interpreting II (Portuguese) $875
INT104P Legal Interpreting (Portuguese) $875
INT400 Interpreter Internship $800

Core Courses (Spanish)

Code Course Title Tuition
INT001S Interpreter Testing (Spanish) $50
INT101S Introduction to Communication and Written Translation (Spanish) $1,375
INT102S Interpreting I (Spanish) $875
INT106S Community/Public Service Interpreting (Spanish) $875
INT103S Interpreting II (Spanish) $875
INT104S Legal Interpreting (Spanish) $875
INT400 Interpreter Internship $800

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