English for Speakers of Other Languages

Interpreting Award - X046

Conway Park Part Time Level 3

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The course leads to a OCN Level 3 course in Community Interpreting.

Course Details

The course will cover 2 units:

  • Spoken interpretation
  • Written translation

The course will give students more knowledge of the practicalities of employment as an interpreter. Students will also have the opportunity to further practise and refine their interpreting skills. Students will practise in routine role play situations and also through sight translation.

Entry Guidelines

The course is open to applicants with very good knowledge of two languages and who have completed a level 2 in interpreting or have experience in interpreting.

Satisfactory interview, assessment and/or satisfactory reference.

Office Use Only. Non Standard 50b.
Where can I progress to?

Students can progress to:

  • Diploma in Public Service Interpreting at Wirral Met
  • Employment or the voluntary sector where language skills are needed

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Starting 6th March 2024 - Ending - 19th June 2024

REF X046P001

If you are aged 19 or over:

There are no discounts available for this course

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Find out if you are eligible for free funding here, or contact our student service team on 0151 551 7777.

If you are required to pay a fee you may be entitled to an Adult Learner Loan or other financial support. For more information on support available visit Bursaries and Loans. We also allow payment by instalments for some courses.

Fee : £280.00

The fee quoted is for the academic year 23/24.

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