Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey. Formerly the Monterey Institute of International Studies.

The following are classes in consecutive and simultaneous interpretation typically offered in the MA in Conference Interpretation program.

MA in Conference Interpretation

Semester 1 (Fall)

  • Introduction to Translation Written/Sight B-A (4)
  • Introduction to Translation Written/Sight A-B (4)
  • Introduction to Interpretation: B-A (2)
  • Introduction to Interpretation: A-B (2)
  • Introduction to Computer-Assisted Translation (CAT) (2) (recommended)
  • Electives
    • Three-language track requires: 
      Introduction to Translation Written/Sight C-English (2)
      Introduction to Interpretation C-English (2)

Semester 2 (Spring)

  • Intermediate Translation Written/Sight B-A (2)
  • Intermediate Translation Written/Sight A-B (2)*
  • Intermediate Interpretation - Consecutive B-A (2)
  • Intermediate Interpretation - Consecutive A-B (2)
  • Intermediate Interpretation - Simultaneous B-A (2)
  • Intermediate Interpretation - Simultaneous A-B (2)*
  • Electives
    • Three-language track requires: 
      Intermediate Translation Written/Sight C-English (2)
      Intermediate Interpretation - Consecutive C-English (2)
      Intermediate Interpretation- Simultaneous C-English (2)

      *Three-language track Simultaneous A-B is at the discretion of the T&I Language Coordinator

      *Three-language track Translation A-B is at the discretion of the T&I Language Coordinator 

Semester 3 (Fall)

  • Overview of Translation and Interpretation Studies (1)
  • Contemporary Research on Interpretation (1-2)
  • Advanced Interpretation I - Consecutive B-A (2)
  • Advanced Interpretation I - Consecutive A-B (2)
  • Advanced Interpretation I - Simultaneous B-A (2)
  • Advanced Interpretation I - Simultaneous A-B (2)*
  • Practicum in Interpretation (2-4)
  • Electives
    • Three-language track requires: 
      Advanced Interpretation I - Simultaneous C-English (2)
      Advanced Interpretation I - Consecutive C-English (2)

      *Three- language track Simultaneous A-B is at the discretion of the T&I Language Coordinator 

Semester 4 (Spring)

  • Translation and Interpretation as a Profession (1-2)
  • Advanced Interpretation II - Consecutive B-A (2)
  • Advanced Interpretation II - Consecutive A-B (2)
  • Advanced Interpretation II - Simultaneous B-A (2)
  • Advanced Interpretation II - Simultaneous A-B (2)*
  • Practicum in Interpretation
  • Electives
    • Three-language track requires: 
      Advanced Interpretation I - Simultaneous C-English (2)
      Advanced Interpretation I - Consecutive C-English (2)

      *Three- language track Simultaneous A-B is at the discretion of the T&I Language Coordinator