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Professional Diploma in Simultaneous Interpreting

The professional diploma in simultaneous interpreting aims at developing learners’ interpreting competencies, including public speaking and conference interpreting. It is only awarded upon successful completion of the 12 CEUs of the Foundation Certificate in Translation and Interpreting in addition to the 18 CEUs of this diploma.

Course Info

Type :
Diploma
Duration :
180 Hours
Subject :
Translation
Location :
AUC Tahrir Square
AUC New Cairo
Format :
Online or Face to Face
CEUs:
18
Status :
Available

The professional diploma in simultaneous interpreting widens learners’ scope of current events worldwide and builds on their repertoire of the terminology used in various areas and fields of interpreting. It trains learners on booth interpreting, skills necessary for consecutive interpreting in conferences, and on-site interpreting. It enhances learners’ techniques and strategies to overcome challenges likely to arise.

Code   

Title  

CEUs* 

Prerequisite(s)      

STSI101

Public Speaking for Interpreters

Foundation Certificate in Translation and Interpreting 

STSI102

Conference Procedures for Interpreters

3

Foundation Certificate in Translation and Interpreting 

STSI201

Consecutive Interpreting

3

STSI101/STSI102

STSI301

Advanced Consecutive Interpreting

3

STSI201

STSI202

Simultaneous Interpreting

3

STSI101/STSI102

STSI302

Advanced Problem-Solving in Simultaneous Interpreting

3

STSI202

*One continuing education unit equals 10 contact hours
*Learners who completed a foundation certificate or AUC continuing education certificate are required to sit for the Standardized English Proficiency Test (SEPT)/Online English Placement Test (OEPT) if they dropped out for a period of one year or more from the date of completing the certificate.

Upon successful completion of this course, the learners will be able to:  

  1. Relay in detail what is said to him/her in the standard spoken language, even in a noisy environment
  2. Handle stress, breathing, and public speaking fright
  3. Interpret consecutively a two five-minute narrative oral text
  4. Use techniques to create a logical progression of ideas in the target language
  5. Interpret a two-five-minute simple technical oral text simultaneously
  6. Demonstrate confidence through voice clarity and precision when interpreting

 

 Fees (EGP)
Admission Fees150
Course Tuition Fees (per subject or level)2,790

Placement Test Fees (if required)

Standardized English Proficiency Test (SEPT) 

Online English Placement Test (OEPT) 

 
Refund Policy 

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