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Legal Interpreting Diploma

Middlesex University
A London (Inghilterra)

£ 8.500 - (9.619 )

Informazioni importanti

  • Corso
  • London (Inghilterra)
  • Durata:
    18 Months
  • Quando:
    Ottobre 2017

A dramatic increase in global migration means qualified legal interpreters and translators are in demand, both in the UK and abroad. Our Diploma in Legal Interpreting is designed to equip students with the theory and practical experience to provide interpreting and translation in criminal and civil justice settings.

This is a 45 credit course which prepares students for a successful career in Public Service Interpreting and Translation (PSIT). It also trains students for the Diploma in Public Service Interpreting (DPSI) exams.

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Quali sono gli obiettivi della formazione?

Prepares you for the Institute of Linguists Educational Trust Diploma in Public Service (DPSI) Interpreting examination
Gives you an undergraduate level stand alone interpreting qualification in addition to your DPSI training
Offers you direct registration on the National Register of Public Service Interpreters (NRPSI) if you achieve 1 5 on the University 20 point scale on completion.

Requisiti: January start students will be required to attend an interview to assess their suitability for entry onto the course. You will receive further details of the interview process upon applying. All applicants for this course are required to submit an updated CV.


Dove e quando

Inizio Luogo
The Burroughs, NW4 4BT, London, Inghilterra
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Cosa impari in questo corso?

Public service
Legal Interpreting
Legal specialisation
medical interpreter
translation qualification


The Diploma in Legal Interpreting consists of two modules the DPSI: Foundations (TRA2021) and the DPSI: Legal specialisation (TRA3021).

The 15 credit Foundations module (TRA2021) is designed for students new to the discipline of interpreting and translation. It is a spring term module and runs from January to June each year.

The 30 credit Legal specialisation module (TRA3022) builds on the foundations laid in the TRA2021 module and teaches you the skills you need to work as a medical interpreter. This 30 credit module runs from October to April/May. In addition to preparing you to graduate with an undergraduate level interpreting and translation qualification, the module prepares you for the (Chartered) Institute of Linguists Educational Trust) Diploma in Public Service Interpreting, legal option.

Students who graduate with an exit score of between 1 and 5 on the University 20 point scale can register on the National Register of Public Service Interpreters (NRPSI) without the need for further examinations.

Students with 100 hours of accredited interpreting experience, holders of the Level 3 Certificate in Community Interpreting or with an academic background in languages can apply to be considered for direct entry into the TRA3021 module.

Languages offered
The Diploma in Legal Interpreting can be taken in English, paired with most languages. We don't specify a set list of language combinations.

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£104 per credit