Université de Genève Faculté de traduction et d'interprétation Interpreting Department Virtual Institute

MAS IT

Master of Advanced Studied in Interpreter Training - MAS IT

Objectives:

In the MAS in Interpreter Training participants acquire the comprehensive skillset required for successful training of interpreters at university level.

Audience:

The MAS in Interpreter Training is geared towards professional interpreters wanting to acquire the comprehensive skillset required to train the next generation of interpreters using systematic teaching methods.

Programme:

The MAS in Interpreter Training consists of four thematic modules taught entirely online.It builds on the skills acquired during the DAS in Interpreter Training enriching them with knowhow in areas required for university-level training of consecutive and simultaneous interpreters. In particular, the testing of aptitude as well as performance, but also feedback and assessment during (extended) training courses, alongside with the main ethical issues encountered in various types of interpreting. Finally, this Master’s degree provides participants with a basic grounding in research methodology necessary to supervise academic student work.

Director:

Prof. Kilian G. Seeber, Faculty of Translation and Interpreting, Interpreting Department

Trainers:

Prof. Kilian G. Seeber, Prof. Lucia Ruiz Rosendo, Dr. Manuela Motta, Dr. Carmen Delgado Luchner, Dr. Marie Diur, Dr. (cand) Laura Keller, Dr. (cand) Rhona Amos, Dr. (cand) Rachel Herring, Ms Alma Barghout, Ms Monica Varela.

Duration:

7 January 2019 – 15 September 2019

60 ECTS (including 30 from DAS IT)

Prerequisites:

DAS IT

Application deadline:

1 November, 2018

Registration fee:

CHF 5000

Information:

INT-FTI@unige.ch