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