Work-Based Learning (Co-op)



Work-Based Learning (Co-op)

Student Eligibility Information



Eligibility Requirements: Student enrolled in a Work Based Learning (Co-op) approved curriculum should meet the following eligibility requirements prior to placement:

  1. Maintain a minimum 2.5 program GPA.
  2. Have satisfactorily completed the following courses:


For placement into WBL 111:

ASL 111 & ASL 181 Elementary ASL I & Lab

ASL 112 & ASL 182 Elementary ASL II & Lab

ASL 211 & ASL 281 Intermediate ASL I & Lab

ASL 212 & ASL  282 Intermediate ASL II & Lab

IPP 111 Introduction to Interpretation

IPP 112 Comparative Cultures

ASL 250 Linguistics of ASL

IPP 152 ASL/English Translation

IPP 153 Introduction to Discourse Analysis

IPP 161 Consecutive Interpretation

For placement into WBL 121, students must also have satisfactorily completed these courses:

WBL 111 Work-Based Learning I (Co-op)

WBL 115 Work-Based Learning Seminar I (Co-op Seminar)

IPP 221 Simultaneous Interpretation I

IPP 240 Ethical Standards and Practices

Plus one ASL elective from the following:
ASL 151 Numbers & Fingerspelling; ASL 221 Advanced ASL1; ASL 222
Advanced ASL II, Global Deaf Community

3. Be recommended for placement by Faculty in the Interpreter Education Program.

4. Each student participating in a Work Based Learning (Co-op) will be enrolled in a seminar class in order to process what he/she is learning in the field.