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About

Learn skills to meet the challenges of interpreting for refugees and share your experiences with other interpreters in the sector with Interpreting for Refugees - Contexts, Practices and Ethics at FutureLearn.

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Overview

On Interpreting for Refugees - Contexts, Practices and Ethics at FutureLearn , you’ll discover the role of the interpreter and explore the specific challenges of interpreting for refugees.

Key facts:

You’ll cover topics like cultural awareness, ethics and emotional reflexivity when working in situations that require cross-cultural communication.

You’ll consider the different work contexts you may be in as an interpreter for refugees, and learn the importance of your own wellbeing as well as your duty of care to the people you’re working with.

You’ll also have the opportunity to connect with other interpreters and tutors to share your knowledge and experiences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Humanitarian interpreters’ definition, beneficiaries and work challenges
  • Different work contexts for humanitarian interpreting
  • Ethics, duty of care and self-care in humanitarian interpreting

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 21 days
    • 4 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This course provides an interactive learning opportunity for anyone working in a humanitarian interpreter role, their trainers and service providers.
  • The course will also be of interest to humanitarian workers and intercultural mediators as well as students interested in interpretation and mediation who aspire to work for organisations that support refugees and asylum seekers.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 21 days.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 21 days.

Upgrade$59Upgrade this course and you will get:

  • Access to this course for as long as it’s on FutureLearn
  • A print and digital Certificate of Achievement once you’re eligible

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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