Professional Diploma in Simultaneous Interpreting

The professional diploma in Simultaneous Interpreting aims at developing learners’ interpreting competencies, including public speaking and conference interpreting.

  • The professional diploma in Simultaneous Interpreting aims at developing learners’ interpreting competencies, including public speaking and conference interpreting. Moreover, it widens their scope of current events around the globe 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 SEPT if they dropped out for a period of one year or more from the date of completing the certificate.

    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 2-5-minute narrative oral text
    4. Use techniques to create a logical progression of ideas in the target language
    5. Interpret simultaneously a 2-5-minute simple technical oral text
    6. Demonstrate confidence through voice clarity and precision when interpreting

     

  • Admission Fee:

    EGP 75 = A onetime admission non-refundable fee

    Oral Standardized English Proficiency Test (Oral SEPT) Fees: 

    EGP 180 for Egyptians and EGP 225 for International Students = up to 6 working days before the beginning of the term.

    Oral Standardized English Proficiency Test (Oral SEPT) One day service Fees:

    EGP 320 for Egyptians and EGP 400 for International Students= five working days before the first day of the term.

    OR

    Online Oral English Placement Test (OOEPT) Fees:

    EGP 180 for Egyptians and EGP 225 for International Students

    Course tuition: 

    Fees/course for Egyptians = EGP 1,200/ 3 CEUs

    Fees/course for International Student = EGP 1,500/ 3 CEUs

Course Info

Type:
Diploma
Duration:
6 Weeks
Subject:
Translation
Location:
AUC Tahrir Square
AUC New Cairo
Format:
Currently Online
CEUs:
18
Status
On Demand

Dates: To know more about the registration deadline and term dates please click here


Contact Us

Email: ss_lang@aucegypt.edu

Phone number: 0020.2.2797.6362/ 002.02.2797 6872

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