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APG5807

Faculty of Arts

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Monash University Handbook 2011 Postgraduate - Unit

12 points, SCA Band 1, 0.250 EFTSL

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.

LevelPostgraduate
FacultyFaculty of Arts
OfferedNot offered in 2011
Coordinator(s)Dr Masato Takimoto

Notes

Previously coded JIT5842

Synopsis

Practice in formulaic language used in speeches and the acquisition of techniques to interpret speeches. Further training in note-taking and other skills to interpret speeches of approximately 150 words. Practice in simultaneous interpreting may also be introduced. Topics focus on industry, social structure, economic affairs, international affairs and business communication etc.

Assessment

Assignments: 10%
2 Tests: 90%

Contact hours

3 hours of workshops per week

Prerequisites

APG4638 or APG5638