MAS Interpreter Training 2019

Objectives

Acquire the comprehensive skillset required for successful training of interpreters at university level

Audience

Professional interpreter wanting to acquire the comprehensive skillset required to train the next generation of interpreters using systematic teaching methods

Programme

4 thematic modules build on the skills acquired during the DAS in Interpreter Training enriching them with knowhow in areas required for university-level training of consecutive and simultaneous interpreters. In particular, the testing of aptitude as well as performance, but also feedback and assessment during (extended) training courses, alongside with the main ethical issues encountered in various types of interpreting. Finally, this Master’s degree provides participants with a basic grounding in research methodology necessary to supervise academic student work.

Assessment: Potential and Performance • Feedback: Content and Form • Ethics: Teaching Professional Demeanor • Supervising theses: basic research methods

Director(s)

Prof. Kilian SEEBER, Faculty of Translation and Interpreting (FTI), University of Geneva

Duration

7 January 2019 - 15 September 2019
60 ECTS credits
Practical examination 9-13 September 2019

Language

English

Information

FTI Interpreting Department
INT-FTI(at)unige.ch

Location

Genève

Registration

Registration deadline

1 November 2018

Fees

CHF 5'000.-

Number of participants

Le nombre de participants est adapté à la pédagogie choisie.

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