LINGUIST List 28.1014

Mon Feb 27 2017

Summer Schools: Summer Intensive Interpreter Training, University of Hawai'i at Mānoa/USA

Editor for this issue: Yue Chen <>

Date: 22-Feb-2017
From: Angela Haeusler <>
Subject: Summer Intensive Interpreter Training, University of Hawai'i at Mānoa/USA
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Host Institution: University of Hawai'i at Mānoa

Dates: 03-Jul-2017 - 11-Aug-2017
Location: Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

Focus: The Summer Intensive Interpreter Training is offered every other year and focuses on consecutive and simultaneous interpretation. Languages offered in 2017 are French, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Spanish and Vietnamese (language availability depending on enrollment).
Minimum Education Level: No Minimum
Special Qualifications: Participants must be advanced users of their A and B languages. A screening exam must be passed for selection into the program.

The Center for Interpretation & Translation Studies (CITS) at the University of Hawai'i, USA, is currently accepting applications for a rare opportunity to hone your interpreting skills during its Summer Intensive Interpreter Training (SIIT). From July 3 to August 11, 2017, participants will be trained in consecutive and simultaneous interpreting by nationally and internationally renowned faculty, some of whom have longstanding experience with interpreting for the United Nations and European Parliament. This year we offer training in French, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Spanish and Vietnamese. Please visit our website at for more information on the application procedures.

Linguistic Field(s): Translation

Tuition: 2200 USD
Registration: 09-Jan-2017 to 31-Mar-2017
Contact Person: Angela Haeusler

Apply on the web:

Registration Instructions:
After an online application is submitted, applicants will be scheduled for a screening exam.

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