Our care-focused Diploma of Interpreting covers the competencies required to interpret from a source language to a target language, in general dialogue and monologue settings where the interpreter is able to physically control the discourse to assist retention and recall.
About the Course:
The Diploma of Interpreting prepares interpreters for work typically in the community and business domains, including sectors such as general health, welfare and community services, educational and social contexts, and tourism.
In a general setting the context is usually broad and routine, the content or complexity of the situation can usually be predicted and planned for. There are typically two or a few participants, to whom the interpreter has physical and visual access.
What You’ll Learn:
how to manage interactions such as initial police interviews, over the counter interviews in customer and community information services,
Handle non-complex disability assistance, and other informal business and workplace interactions would be expected in this role.
Build glossaries for translating and interpreting assignments
Prepare to translate and interpret
Interpret in general dialogue settings (LOTE-English)
Interpret in general monologue settings (LOTE-English)
Manage discourses in general settings
Use routine subject area terminology in interpreting (LOTE-English)
Conduct oral communication in a language other than English (Mandarin)
Conduct career planning
Work effectively with diversity
Build client relationships and business networks
Manage personal work priorities and professional development
Domestic Base Rate
Temporary Resident Rate
International Onshore Rate
International Offshore Rate
Diploma of Interpreting (LOTE – English)
Enrolment Fee: $200
Charlton Brown’s tuition fees vary based on a combination of residential status and location at the time of applying. The following fees for this course are indicative and intended only as a guide. Specific tuition fees, terms and conditions will be provided via a formal Letter Of Offer issued to successful applicants.
Should you wish to discuss tuition fees, please Contact Us or alternatively, you may Apply Now and our Admissions Team will respond with a formal Letter of Offer should your application be successful.
Scholarships and discounts may apply for approved agents, campus locations or global region.
Advanced Mandarin skills
Australian year 11 high school certificate or equivalent; or
Charlton Brown Entry test
IELTS score of 6 or equivalent; or
Pass CHARLTON BROWN Entry test
Hardware and software requirements:
Desktop or laptop
Microsoft Office or equivalent
Broadband internet connection
A web camera and a speaker
You will need access to software to view online videos and images, such as Adobe Reader, Windows Media Player, Windows Photo Viewer, which are available as a download from the internet.