Minster (c) Georgi Mabee

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Courses

Upcoming courses:

Continuing Professional Development courses in Forensic Speech and Audio

09 - 12 September 2018

The Department of Language and Linguistic Science is pleased to announce that our fourth CPD course in Forensic Speech and Audio Analysis has been confirmed.

Following three highly successful courses in September 2016, March 2017 and September 2017, the course allows participants to gain an understanding of both the theory and practice of forensic speech and audio analysis. In addition to being introduced to underlying concepts and principles, participants will gain hands-on experience of analysing real casework recordings.

Please see the brochure for more information: CPD Forensic Speech and Audio Analysis Sept. 2018 (PDF  , 2,294kb)

Consecutive Note-Taking Course for Interpreters

06 - 08 September 2018

The Department of Language and Linguistic Science at the University of York (http://www.york.ac.uk/language/about/) is hosting the fifth AIIC-convened course in consecutive note-taking for professional interpreters who wish to consolidate their note-taking techniques.

The course will be led by Helen Campbell, a former staff member of the Directorate-General for Interpretation of the European Commission (DG SCIC) and a highly qualified and experienced interpreter trainer.

The details can be found on AIIC website: https://aiic.net/events/640/aiic-training-consecutive-note-taking-refresher-06-sep-2018/lang/1

For practical arrangements in York and advice on travel and accommodation please contact York facilitator:

Nathaniel Elcock (nathaniel.elcock@york.ac.uk)

For more information on the course, please contact:

Helen Campbell (helenjlcampbell@gmail.com)

For further practical information on the course please download the PDF: Consecutive Note-Taking Course for Interpreters 2018 (PDF  , 454kb)