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17-18 MAY 2014 KYIV, PRESIDENT HOTEL
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Turnkey translator: How it’s done

The workshop was held on 19 May, 2014. The video recording is available in Russian.
The video recording is available in Russian. Follow the link you would like to get access to the video. 
 
Price: 20 EUR (325 UAH)
 
Workshop Schedule

10:00

The peculiarity of global quality requirements for translation.

Modern translation teacher.

What’s changed over the last 15 years?

Influence and methodological approaches of translation schools in the world.

Duration and intensity of training.

Entry and final tests.

12:30 Lunch break

14:00

Interpreting training techniques: Mnemonics, speech, switching between languages.

Task priority.

Interactive approach.

Scenario technique.

Tutors and peer work.

15:30 Coffee-break

16:00

Written translation training techniques: myth-busting.

What comes first: strategy or typology?

Effective and not-so-effective techniques.

Translation projects.

 


Irina Alekseeva

Director of the Saint-Petersburg Higher School of Translation and Interpreting at the Herzen State Pedagogical University