Ethics for translators - PDA1014

Ethics for translators

Professional development short course

The online PD short course examines the ethical complexities of the translator’s work in relation to theoretical concepts and the AUSIT Code of Ethics. The course analyses ethical concepts, their practical application to translation work, and best practice for translators in ethically challenging scenarios.

This professional development short course is sponsored by the Department of Premier and Cabinet, State Government of Victoria.

A professional development short course examining best practice when working in ethically challenging scenarios, in relation to the AUSIT Code of Ethics. You will analyse ethical concepts and their practical application to translation work.

Designed to be completed on your own time, the course includes presentations from leading academics and professionals in the field, short online quizzes, real-life simulated podcasts, short self-reflections and online discussions with your peers.

These activities must be completed within a two weeks period, successful participants are able to claim 10 PD points towards NAATI recertification.

A Certificate of Completion will be issued to those that meet the requirements of the course.

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At a glance

Date

28 November 2020 to 12 December 2020

Time

The course contains approx. 3.5 to 4 hours of content.
Activities can be completed at students' own pace. Students will have two weeks to complete the course.

Location

Online

Fees

$119
$107.10 (10% discount for AUSIT and ASLIA members)

Aims:

Establish best practice when working in ethically challenging scenarios.

Topics covered:

Ethical concepts, their practical application to translation work, and best practice for translators in ethically challenging scenarios.

Assessment:

You will complete a variety of online practical tasks during the course.

Recognition:

Upon successful completion of the course, a Certificate of Completion will be awarded and participants will be eligible to 10 PD points towards recertification (Section 2.20 of NAATI Recertification PD Catalogue).