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Culture and Society (Diploma of Interpreting)

AQF: Diploma
Industry: Interpretation Services
It has sometimes been said that Australia is a classless society. By this, people have generally meant that class differences are less obvious here than in many other countries, such as England. However, it is obvious that there are substantial inequalities in Australian society. The cassette referenced in this training resource is not available for purchase as the whole resource is currently being updated.
Learner Guide: $33.00 Add To Cart
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Diploma of Interpreting

AQF: Diploma
Industry: Interpretation Services
The International Students module is designed to: • make you aware that competent interpreting performance requires a detailed understanding of the Australian context within which interpreting occurs • develop your understanding, through practice in realistic settings, of the need to employ cross-cultural communication skills effectively during the communication process. The cassette referenced in this training resource is not available for purchase as the whole resource is currently being updated.

The Study Guide aims to make you aware that the effective transfer of messages and information involves planning, preparation, evaluation and both verbal and non-verbal communication skills. It also aims to develop your understanding of the ethical rules by which you will be working so that, at the end of the course, you will be clear about the rights, responsibilities and ethics of your role as an interpreter.
International Students - Work Book: $56.00 Add To Cart
Study Guide: $33.00 Add To Cart
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Languages Other Than English (LOTE) - (Diploma of Interpreting)

AQF: Diploma
Industry: Interpretation Services
This module is designed to: • Make you aware that competent interpreting performance requires a detailed understanding of the Australian context within which interpreting occurs • Develop your understanding through practice in realistic settings, of the need to employ cross-cultural communication skills effectively during the communication process.
Learner Guide: $46.00 Add To Cart
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Languages Other Than English (LOTE) AUSLAN - (Diploma of Interpreting)

AQF: Diploma
Industry: Interpretation Services
The LOTE – English module is designed to: • make you aware that competent interpreting performance requires a detailed understanding of the Australian context within which interpreting occurs • develop your understanding, through practice in realistic settings, of the need to employ cross-cultural communication skills effectively during the communication process.
Learner Guide: $66.00 Add To Cart
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Moving Towards Meaning - Interpreting Techniques

AQF: Certificate II, Certificate III, Certificate IV
Industry: Interpretation Services
The Moving Towards Meaning - Interpreting Techniques series is composed of 3 separate DVDs:
 
Getting Started: A role play of an interpreting situation, with examples of different interpreting paths which might be better followed. "Begin as you mean to go on" A confident, professional start to an interview sets up the situation for the best possible communication. We see how an interpreter might deal with this matter in an interview between a lawyer and a non English-speaking client.
In Control: A role play of an interpreting situation, with examples of different interpreting paths which might be better followed. It is essential for the interpreter to be in control of the communication flow between his/her clients. We see how an interpreter might deal with this matter in a medical interview between a doctor and a non English-speaking client.
 
Meetings: There is a problem with the installation of some heavy machinery at a car parts manufacturing plant. The Japanese engineer sent out to supervise the installation has different expectations of work practices and safety, and a dispute is brewing. You have been asked to interpret during a meeting of the four people concerned.
Cultural Issues: A role play of an interpreting situation, with examples of different interpreting paths which might be followed. The issue of cultural difference can easily affect the quality of communication. We see how an interpreter might handle this problem in an interview between a social worker and a non English-speaking client.
 
Signing Awareness: You have been called in to assist in an interview at a police station. A deaf person is being questioned regarding some cannabis plants found in his house. The police officer is suspicious that you are not interpreting everything correctly, since you do not seem to interpret word for word. At the end, the deaf person is obviously confused when handed a record of interview to read and sign.
Facing Aggression: An Italian man is negotiating a divorce settlement at the Family Court. There are difficult financial and custody issues at stake and the situation is tense. The tension is made worse by the fact that the lawyer must often leave to negotiate with the other party.
Getting Started & In Control DVD: $22.00 Add To Cart
Meetings & Cultural Issues DVD: $22.00 Add To Cart
Signing Awareness & Facing Aggression DVD: $22.00 Add To Cart
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Paraprofessional Interpreter Series

AQF: Certificate II, Certificate III, Certificate IV
Industry: Adult, Community and Other Education
These dialogues are designed to get the practise your interpreting and memory skills. You should listen to the dialogues and stop when you hear a beep. You should then interpret what you have heard into the other language.
Arabic Bilingual Dialogues (5 CDs): $44.95 Add To Cart
Chinese Bilingual Dialogues (4 CDs): $39.95 Add To Cart
Italian Bilingual Dialogues (5 CDs): $39.95 Add To Cart
Japanese Bilingual Dialogues (6 CDs): $49.95 Add To Cart
Korean Bilingual Dialogues (6 CDs): $49.95 Add To Cart
Vietnamese Bilingual Dialogues (4 CDs): $39.95 Add To Cart
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