T&I CPD events: NSW

Translation and Interpreting Theories – MODL5100

From 24/07/2017 until 27/10/2017. NSW 
University of New South Wales, Kensington campus, Sydney, NSW

Do practical exercises in all the interpreting modes here and learn the theories and principles. It is all in English, so suitable for all languages.

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Tags: >ethics >interpreting >professional >translation

Interpreting in Community Settings – MODL5102

From 24/07/2017 until 27/10/2017. NSW 
University of New South Wales, Kensington campus, Sydney, NSW

This course will focus on community interpreting in domestic settings. It will concentrate on two main areas of community interpreting: medical and welfare. The course will introduce students to the contextual knowledge needed to operate in these two settings and will develop the interpreting and linguistic skills necessary to work as professional community interpreters. The…

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Tags: >community >interpret >interpreting >medical >welfare

Technology and Translation – MODL5107

From 24/07/2017 until 27/10/2017. NSW 
University of New South Wales, Kensington campus, Sydney, NSW

This course is designed to prepare students for professional Translation practice in the professional settings. It also helps students to acquire essential introductory knowledge about the localisation industry. The course has three main focuses: Technology – focusing on understanding the technological framework of the industry and hands-on experience of Computer Assisted Translation (CAT) tools; Professional…

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Tags: >CAT >memoQ >translate >translation

Media Translation – MODL5103

From 24/07/2017 until 27/10/2017. NSW 
University of New South Wales, Kensington campus, Sydney, NSW

This course provides students with practical experience in bi-directional multimedia translation at a professional level, which includes: online texts (business, politics, culture, and social affairs), audio-visual translation (captioning, subtitling, and audio description), and multimedia materials (video game localization and software localization). The course frames media translation within an international perspective with emphasis on the cutting-edge…

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Tags: >captioning >media >subtitling >translate >translation

Translation in Specialised Areas – MODL5104

From 24/07/2017 until 27/10/2017. NSW 
University of New South Wales, Kensington campus, Sydney, NSW

This course provides students with practical experience in two-directional translation at professional Translator level in specialised fields such as information technology, science, law and medicine. It aims to help students to develop and apply language-specific problem-solving techniques to overcome translation challenges. The course consists of a 1-hour lecture and 2-hour tutorial in each week. Tutorials…

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Tags: >information technology >IT >law >legal >medical >medicine >science >translate >translation

Interpreting in Legal Settings – MODL5101

From 24/07/2017 until 27/10/2017. NSW 
University of New South Wales, Kensington campus, Sydney, NSW

Interpreting in legal settings requires the acquisition of highly specialised knowledge relating to the law, legal language and discourses, legal interpreting theory and practical interpreting skills. This course will introduce students to the contextual knowledge needed to operate in diverse legal settings such as the courtroom, tribunals and the police and will develop the interpreting…

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Tags: >court >interpret >interpreting >legal >professional