University of Westminster

Regent Campus

Conference Interpreting Techniques

Address:

309 Regent Street

London, England W1B 2HW

United Kingdom

Phone:

+4420 7915 5511

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Format: Campus

Program Description:

There are two types of conference interpreting: consecutive and simultaneous. In consecutive interpreting the interpreter listens to the speaker, takes notes and renders the speech in the target language once the speaker has finished. In simultaneous interpreting the interpreter sits in a booth overlooking the meeting room. The speeches given are interpreted simultaneously and relayed to delegates by means of the sound equipment.

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