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Conference Interpreting

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24 months
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9175 EUR/year
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The Master in Conference Interpreting at ISIT responds to this demand with its internationally recognized curriculum, its diverse student body and teaching staff.

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Overview

In the increasingly global context of contemporary politics and world economics, there is a need for multilingual communication like never before.

Conference Interpreting students at ISIT complete a full-time degree program over two academic years of two 13-week semesters each. Classes, delivered by practicing conference interpreters, are held during the day, in the evening and on Saturdays. Deliberate practice, in other words, intensive small-group training in all interpretation techniques, is a fundamental part of the program that takes place in addition to classes and homework.

Learning Objectives

  • Deepen your mastery of consecutive interpretation and sight translation techniques
  • Learn simultaneous interpretation techniques
  • Deepen your understanding of legal issues
  • Become a multilingual, intercultural expert working for international organizations, government departments and global companies

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Consecutive interpreting - methodology
  • Sight translation - methodology
  • Introduction to interpreting
  • Individual and group deliberate practice
  • Political economics
  • Professional public speaking
  • Interpreting finance and economics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English, Partially taught in French

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have an excellent understanding at least of French and English. (We accommodate all languages for which a demand exists and qualified instructors can be found.)
  • Have a minimum of 12 consecutive months of in-country experience using your B or C languages. Learn about A, B and C working languages.
  • Have completed 3rd-year at ISIT or hold a licence, bachelor’s, master’s or other equivalent degree. For more information about degree equivalency, contact Christel Reille c.reille@isit-paris.fr, Student admissions Manager.
  • Demonstrate exceptional fluency in all selected active (A and B) languages and an excellent understanding of all passive (C) languages.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9175 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9175 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9175 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9175 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Arcueil

640 - 950 EUR /month
Living costs

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