Interpreting in the reception context
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Interpreters working in the asylum context
15h online learning
Version 1 (2022)
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS & PREREQUISITES
The aim of this module is to help interpreters working in the reception context to acquire the knowledge and skills to professionally perform their assignments efficiently and in accordance with international standards.
This module provides a general overview of the reception context with an explanation of the different phases in the reception process and the main interpretation needed in reception. It addresses the wide range of different situations interpreters in reception have to work in such as interpreting during the social intake, interpreting during a medical appointment, interpreting during psychological support, and interpreting for a group information session.
Describe the context and aims of reception of asylum applicants in Europe
Explain the role of an interpreter in general terms and, in particular, as interpreter for asylum applicants in reception
Apply the principles and the necessary skills for interpreting in general terms and in the reception context