Tallinn, Estonia

Introduction to Interpreting

online course
when 12 July 2021 - 16 July 2021
language English
duration 1 week
credits 1 EC
fee EUR 200

Would you like to get an introduction to the practice of interpreting in different settings? If yes, then this course is for you! Theoretical part will include the history of interpreting, main interpreting modes and ethical issues. Students will be introduced to different techniques and strategies which can be adopted in different interpreting contexts.

Course leader

Jekaterina Maadla (MA in Conference Interpreting) has worked for the President and the Prime-Minister of Estonia during the Estonian Presidency of the Council of the EU and mediated a number of high-level intergovernmental negotiations.

Target group

The participant should have good knowledge of English and interest in the practical part of interpreting.

Course aim

Students will receive guidance for developing main interpreting skills of active listening, analysing, processing and reformulation and will know the difference between different modes, types and methods of interpreting in various settings.

Fee info

EUR 200: Online course fee.