Monterey Institute of International Studies

Courses

Students get hands-on, real-world interpreting experience in the classroom.

The courses offered in the Translation, Interpretation, and Localization Management programs are designed to build students' practical and professional skills, theoretical knowledge, and technological expertise. 

Below are brief descriptions of the courses that we offer, for more detailed information regarding a particular language pairing, please click here.


Practical & Professional Skills

Translation

Translation courses are offered in each language pairing and in both A>B and B>A directions.  Content in these courses focuses on all domains and text types, ranging from ... to philosophical and literary works.

Sight Translation

Sight translation is an important skill for both translators and interpreters to have.  Whether handed a document in a hospital or courtroom setting, or utilizing a provided lecture script for an international conference, your sight translation skills are certain to be a professional asset.

Consecutive Interpretation

Consecutive Interpretation courses are offered in each language pairing and in both A>B and B>A directions.

Simultaneous Interpretation

Simultaneous interpretation courses are offered in each language pairing and in both A>B and B>A directions.

Public Speaking

Translation Practicum

Interpretation Practicum

Localization Project Portfolio

Translation & Interpretation as a Profession

Localization as a Profession

Management courses

Theoretical Knowledge

Translation & Interpretation Studies/ Overview of Translation Studies

Research on Translation

Research on Interpreting

Technological Expertise

Computer-Assisted Translation (CAT) Tools

Localization Courses

Terminology Management

Translation Management Systems