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Translating and Interpreting Skills

‘Translating and Interpreting Skills’ by Macquarie University

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Original price was: $210.00.Current price is: $149.00.

This bundle of courses dives into the skills and techniques needed by Interpreters and Translators in various professional circumstances. Presenters will explore technology, accessibility and fidelity and theories of practice. This collection of on-demand courses is suitable for practitioners regardless of their level of certification, but we highly recommend those practising below the “Certified Translator” or “Certified Interpreter” level consider this bundle as crucial to their growing skillset. Upgrade your capabilities today by building your language skills and knowledge.

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PD Certificate
Audiovisual Translation

Audiovisual Translation and Accessibility

5/5

$35.00

This course will explore issues related to accessibility for audiovisual texts such as film, television, theatre, live events and museum exhibits, for anyone excluded from full access. It will deal with questions like 'What is audiovisual translation?', 'What is good audiovisual translation?', and 'How can I become an audiovisual translator?'

10 points
PD Certificate
Conference Interpreting

Introduction to Conference Interpreting

5/5

$35.00

Conference Interpreting was officially born at the Treaty of Versailles in Paris in 1919. How has this area of interpreting evolved since then and what does it look like today? What characterizes Conference Interpreting and conference interpreters? Has the area been impacted by technological advances and what are the current trends? This course will explore the history and evolution of this area, the techniques and skills required to master it, and examine future trends and technological advances.

10 points
PD Certificate
Translation Technology

Introduction to Translation Technology

5/5

$35.00

CAT, TenT, MT, MT-PE, … You have read and heard about these acronyms but are not sure what they mean? You have had conversations about translation technology, maybe have tried some tools for yourself but could not find the right one for you. Translation technology is a must-have for any T&I practitioner these days, but it can be overwhelming to find the tools that are right for you. Join us to find out what is available on the market and get an idea of what these new technologies can really bring to your daily work.

10 points
PD Certificate
Loyalty and Fidelity

Loyalty and Fidelity in Translation

5/5

$35.00

When a translation is commissioned in a professional context, and because the translator is one agent among several others in the translational act, the concepts of loyalty and fidelity of the translator may be raised. But what do they really cover and entail? What constraints and considerations do professional translators have to deal with when deciding on a translation strategy to complete their work?

10 points
PD Certificate
interpreting modes

Modes and Modalities in Interpreting

5/5

$35.00

Interpreting services can be provided in a multitude of contexts and settings, onsite and remotely, indoors and outdoors, with or without equipment, for a varying number of listeners, for source-language utterances of varying duration, etc. To provide their services in any of these situations, interpreters can resort to different modes used in different modalities. What are they and what does each of them entail? What do interpreters need to do and know to perform well in each of them?

10 points
PD Certificate
training for interpreters and translators

T&I in the 21st Century: Practice, Theory and Training

5/5

$35.00

Are you interested in knowing more about the way the T&I sector has evolved in the last few years? What is expected from professional translators and interpreters? Why it is essential to undertake training? How T&I practice and research inform each other?

10 points
PD Certificate