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24 April 2015 ~ Comments Off on Starting Work as a Translator or Interpreter 6 June 2015 – University of Westminster

Starting Work as a Translator or Interpreter 6 June 2015 – University of Westminster

Saturday 6 June, 2015, 9am-4.30pm

University of Westminster, 4-12 Little Titchfield Street, London W1W 7BY

This one day event should answer questions on:

– The quality and skills you need to work as a translator or interpreter

– How to get organised and where to find help

– Breaking through ‘no experience = no work’ barrier

– Pricing and financial aspects of being a translator or interpreter

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23 November 2014 ~ Comments Off on Intensive Course in Bidirectional Interpreting 23-27 March 2015 – University of York

Intensive Course in Bidirectional Interpreting 23-27 March 2015 – University of York

One week intensive course will be open to professional linguists who possess translation competence and would like to develop liaison/dialogue interpreting techniques, or already have some experience in the field and wish to consolidate it by a programme of formal systematic tuition, or already work as consecutive, business, court or community interpreters and wish to apply more advanced techniques and emergency strategies in their work environment.

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21 November 2014 ~ Comments Off on Careers in Translation and Interpreting for Graduates 4 March 2015 – University of Liverpool

Careers in Translation and Interpreting for Graduates 4 March 2015 – University of Liverpool

Wednesday 4 March 2015

1.30-5pm

University of Liverpool

Randall Building, Lecture Theatre 7

You are warmly invited to attend the Careers in Translation and Interpreting Event for Graduates at Liverpool University. The event focuses on careers and employability, and is aimed at undergraduate university studentsfrom across the northwest region. This event would be highly beneficial to language students who are interested in knowing more about translation and interpreting, or considering either of these as a career path. We will host speakers from the European Commission, National Network for Interpreting, National Network for Translation, along with freelancers working in the government, film and publishing industries.

The event is free but pre-registration is required:

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20 November 2014 ~ Comments Off on Wednesday 25 February 2015 – University of Manchester hosts Translation and Interpreting Careers Event

Wednesday 25 February 2015 – University of Manchester hosts Translation and Interpreting Careers Event

UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER

Wednesday 25 February 2015, 1- 5.30 pm, Roscoe Building

On 25 February 2015 from 1pm to 5.30pm, the University of Manchester will host a national careers event on behalf of the National Networks for Translation and Interpreting. A diverse employer panel will talk about the range of career options on offer in the professions and an alumni panel will share experiences and advice. We will also have a student panel who will give participants a feel for what it is really like to train as a translator, interpreter or subtitler. The panels will be followed by a chance to network and refuel before a choice of practical taster sessions with translation, interpreting and audiovisual translation lecturers.

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19 November 2014 ~ Comments Off on Careers in Languages Day 7 February 2015 – University of Westminster

Careers in Languages Day 7 February 2015 – University of Westminster

Careers in Languages Day

7 February 2015

University of Westminster

4-12 Little Titchfield Street

London W1W 7BY

The University of Westminster will be holding its annual Careers in Languages Day on 7 February 2015. Organised as part of the programme for the Capital L London Consortium and the National Networks for Translation and for Interpreting, this event will be of interest to anyone who would like to know more about working in translation, interpreting and related areas. You will be able to hear short talks by people who work as translators, interpret in Paris or Geneva, subtitle the latest DVDs, manage big translation projects, or revise and edit translations for publication worldwide. To register for your free place, please go to

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18 November 2014 ~ Comments Off on Postgraduate Open Day 6 February 2015 – University of Leeds, Centre for Translation Studies

Postgraduate Open Day 6 February 2015 – University of Leeds, Centre for Translation Studies

The University of Leeds invites you on campus on Friday, 6 February 2015 to find out more about a range of taught and research opportunities Leeds has to offer, explore its excellent facilities and talk to academic staff about your subject interest. For those interested in translation, audiovisual translation and interpreting programmes, the Centre for Translation Studies organises three taster sessions on that day:

MA Conference Interpreting and Translation Studies: 1pm – 2pm

MA Applied Translation Studies: 2pm – 2.30pm

MA Audiovisual Translation Studies: 2.45pm – 3.15pm

All taster sessions will take place in the Parkinson Building, room 1.08

Participation is free but registration is recommended by sending an email (including your language combinations) to lcspg@leeds.ac.uk

We look forward to seeing you in February!

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07 November 2014 ~ Comments Off on Wednesday 21 January 2014 – University of Bath – Careers in Translation and Interpreting Event

Wednesday 21 January 2014 – University of Bath – Careers in Translation and Interpreting Event

Looking for a job that will use your valuable language skills?

Open to sixth-form and undergraduate students the event will include keynote speakers from the Translation at the International Court of Justice, The National Network for Interpreting and Bath alumni.

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05 November 2014 ~ Comments Off on Wednesday 17 December 2014 – Aston University – Careers in Translation and Interpreting Event

Wednesday 17 December 2014 – Aston University – Careers in Translation and Interpreting Event

Are you interested in a career with languages?

Careers in Translation and Interpreting

Wednesday 17 December 2014

12:30 – 4:30 pm

Aston University

Birmingham B4 7ET

Further details Careers in Translation and Interpreting Event – Aston 17/12/14

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01 November 2014 ~ Comments Off on A new partner for the NNI!

A new partner for the NNI!

We are delighted that the University of Central Lancashire joined the NNI in October 2014. We look forward to working with our new colleagues on this project.

15 April 2014 ~ Comments Off on The Networks' contribution to forthcoming regional and local events

The Networks' contribution to forthcoming regional and local events

Awareness- and aspiration-raising, interactive taster sessions, employability and careers advice, links to useful resources with informative and interactive content – these are the key areas of contribution from the Networks at forthcoming regional and local Routes into Languages events. For details check:

Starting work as a Translator or Interpreter, 31 May 2014, University of Westminster

Careers using Languages, 4 July 2014, York St John University