Learn what it takes to be a professional in the growing field of community interpreters.
This eight-week online course provides an overview of the profession of community interpreting. Students learn about the different sectors in which interpreters provide services in the community, the legal requirements for guaranteeing language access in public services, the skills and aptitudes interpreters must have to perform this important work, the ethical standards they abide by in their daily practice, and the role of the interpreter as a linguistic mediator between provider and client.
This introductory course is open to prospective interpreters of all languages and is taught exclusively in English.
Dates and Fees
2018 dates to come.
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