Special Areas of Translation: Consecutive Interpreting and Community Interpreting - Basic Skills

Special Areas of Translation: Consecutive Interpreting and Community Interpreting - Basic Skills

Lectures: 0

Seminars: 0

Tutorials: 30

ECTS credit: 3

Lecturer(s): asist. spec. Čobec Katarina, red. prof. dr. Gorjanc Vojko

Content

Basic consecutive interpreting skills. Memory exercises, summarizing and recapitulation (SL-SL, C-A). Developing the ability to synthesize. Exercises in presentation, delivering thematic speeches. Introduction to note-taking. An incremental approach to consecutive interpreting, increasing speech length and density. Developing confidence for public performance. The students also practice sight translation, chuchotage and simultaneous interpreting.