Course Catalog

TIRU8645

Adv Intrp II-Consc to English

The course is designed to continue building students’ consecutive interpretation skills for the Russian into English combination with the goal of preparing for Professional Exams. Heavy emphasis is placed on learning to interpret high register political texts from Russian into English as may be done in the context of major international organizations. Topics include: current political events, international organizations, diplomatic protocol, nonproliferation of nuclear weapons, resolution of political and economic conflicts. Students are expected to be able to interpret in a variety of simulated professional situations.


Final semester grade is calculated based on the midterm exam (30%), the semester exam (30%) and classroom performance (40%).

Subject:
TI - Russian
Department:
Translation & Interpretation
Division:
Transltn, Interpret & Lang Edu
Requirements Fulfilled:

Sections

Spring 2015 - MIIS

TIRU8645A-S15 Lecture (Budgen, Flerov)

Spring 2014 - MIIS

TIRU8645A-S14 Lecture (Budgen, Olsen)

Spring 2013 - MIIS

TIRU8645A-S13 Lecture (Budgen, Flerov)

Spring 2012 - MIIS

TIRU8645A-S12 Lecture (Budgen, Flerov)

Spring 2011 - MIIS

TIRU8645A-S11 Lecture (Olsen)

Spring 2010 - MIIS

TIRU8645A-S10 Lecture (Hopkins)