Designed for advanced students of Japanese to provide basic vocational training in the skills of interpreting from Japanese to English, and English to Japanese. Students are required to master specialised vocabulary, honorific expressions and the conventions of speech and behaviour essential for appropriate performance in the profession of interpreting. Students are also familiarised with the legal and ethical aspects of interpreting, as well as with the codes of conduct of national and international professional associations of interpreters.
|Unit name||Japanese-English, English-Japanese Interpreting|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
|Discipline||Global Cultures and Languages|
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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|Band||Field of Education|
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PrerequisitesA distinction result in 25 points of Advanced Japanese units
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
3 hours per week, seminar/practical
Weekly assignments, presentation of practical demonstrations and oral/aural tests (50%), oral/aural end-of-sem exam (30 mins per student) (50%)
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