Ivana ČEŇKOVÁ, conference interpreting before and after the Velvet Revolution

European Masters in Conference Interpreting    Captura de pantalla 2014-09-16 a la(s) 14.07.08

EMCI Core Curriculum


  1. Preamble
  2. Aims of the Programme
  3. Core Curriculum
  4. Course structure and workload
  5. Admission to the programme
  6. The final examinations
  7. Mobility
  8. Joint programmes

1. Preamble

In early 1997 the European Commission’s Joint Interpreting and Conference Service (SCIC) and DGXXII approached the Thematic Network Project in the Area of Languages (SOCRATES-ERASMUS Programme) about the possibility of launching a European pilot project for the joint development of a university programme at advanced level (Masters type) in Conference Interpreting to remedy the shortage of highly qualified conference interpreters, particularly with language combinations which include less widely used and less taught languages. Continue reading

Las clases virtuales

In this video, in Spanish, English, French and German, we demonstrate how new technologies can be employed in conference interpreter training. Continue reading

Students MIC 2012

Zia and Jon, students of the 2012 batch of the MIC in La Laguna, Spain, tell us about their experiences.
Zia y Jon, alumnos de la promoción 2012 del MIC de La Laguna, España, nos cuentan su experiencia. Continue reading