Court Reporting Orientation
Credits: 1
Department: CRT Court Reporting
Subject: Court Reporting
This course introduces students to the profession of court reporting. Topics include the history of court reporting, educational requirements, the duties and responsibilities of court reporters, professional organizations, certification testing and career options in the fields of judicial, freelance, closed captioning and Computer Aided Realtime Translation (CART). Speakers include practicing court reporters from local firms and courts. A field trip to a closed captioning agency is offered. This course is open to any student with an interest in the court reporting profession