Study programme 2018-2019Français
Simultaneous Interpretation and Interpretation from French into the Foreign Language : Russian
Programme component of Master's Degree in Interpreting Professional Focus - Conference Interpreting à la Faculty of Translation and Interpretation - School of International Interpreters
CodeTypeHead of UE Department’s
contact details
Teacher(s)
UT-M1-INCONF-070-MCompulsory UECOUSSAERT JoelleT900 - FTI-EII - Service du Doyen
  • BALANDINA Daria
  • COUSSAERT Joelle

Language
of instruction
Language
of assessment
HT(*) HTPE(*) HTPS(*) HR(*) HD(*) CreditsWeighting Term
  • Russe
Russe144600055.002nd term

AA CodeTeaching Activity (AA) HT(*) HTPE(*) HTPS(*) HR(*) HD(*) Term Weighting
T-RUSS-524Consecutive Interpretation from French into the Foreign Language723000Q250.00%
T-RUSS-556Simultaneous Interpretation from the Foreign Language into French723000Q250.00%
Programme component

Objectives of Programme's Learning Outcomes

  • Ethical and professional skills - Master the professional context of an interpretation.
    • Show good self-control including a professional degree of tact.
    • Develop the ability to self-evaluate with a critical eye, in order to continually progress.
  • Interpersonal and communication skills - Use and develop communication skills.
    • Capture the essence of a message in its original context and render it faithfully in another language.
    • Be willing and ready to adapt to new and varied communication situations and environments; be flexible.
  • Ethical and professional skills - Master the professional context of an interpretation.
    • Show good self-control including a professional degree of tact.
    • Develop the ability to self-evaluate with a critical eye, in order to continually progress.
  • Interpersonal and communication skills - Use and develop communication skills.
    • Capture the essence of a message in its original context and render it faithfully in another language.
    • Be willing and ready to adapt to new and varied communication situations and environments; be flexible.
  • Professionnal skills specific to conference interpreting - Master the professional production of an interpretation.
    • Interpret towards French, in consecutive or simultaneous mode, speeches from high-level specialists on a variety of topics.
    • Interpret towards the foreign language speeches in French on general or current topics.

Language Combination

Unité d’enseignement de la combinaison linguistique

Learning Outcomes of UE

At the end of the first block of the master in interpreting, students will be able to: - prepare an interpretation session through documentary research and learning of the appropriate terminology;
- correctly employ interpretation equipment and exercise appropriate behaviour in the interpreting booth; - access and exploit their linguistic skills and apply strategies to allow for the rapid transfer of ideas so as to interpret short speeches from the foreign language into French without meaning errors. 

Content of UE

Simultaneous interpretation of short and relatively non-specialized speeches.  Memorization, note-taking and rendering in French. Exercises based on non-prepared speeches, freely-rendered written texts or recordings of original speeches. Introduction to interpretation theory, conference terminology and specificities of Belgian and international institutions. 

Prior Experience

Not applicable

Type of Assessment for UE in Q2

  • Oral Examination

Q2 UE Assessment Comments

Not applicable

Type of Assessment for UE in Q3

  • Oral examination

Q3 UE Assessment Comments

Not applicable

Type of Teaching Activity/Activities

AAType of Teaching Activity/Activities
T-RUSS-524
  • Travaux pratiques
T-RUSS-556
  • Cours magistraux
  • Conférences
  • Travaux pratiques
  • Travaux de laboratoire
  • Etudes de cas

Mode of delivery

AAMode of delivery
T-RUSS-524
  • Face to face
T-RUSS-556
  • Face to face

Required Reading

AA
T-RUSS-524
T-RUSS-556

Required Learning Resources/Tools

AARequired Learning Resources/Tools
T-RUSS-524Not applicable
T-RUSS-556Not applicable

Recommended Reading

AA
T-RUSS-524
T-RUSS-556

Recommended Learning Resources/Tools

AARecommended Learning Resources/Tools
T-RUSS-524Not applicable
T-RUSS-556Not applicable

Other Recommended Reading

AAOther Recommended Reading
T-RUSS-524Not applicable
T-RUSS-556Not applicable

Grade Deferrals of AAs from one year to the next

AAGrade Deferrals of AAs from one year to the next
T-RUSS-524Authorized
T-RUSS-556Authorized
(*) HT : Hours of theory - HTPE : Hours of in-class exercices - HTPS : hours of practical work - HD : HMiscellaneous time - HR : Hours of remedial classes. - Per. (Period), Y=Year, Q1=1st term et Q2=2nd term
Date de génération : 02/05/2019
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