Dear students,

Welcome to Topics in Interpreting course.

This course is designed to prepare undergraduate students in Translation to interpret consecutively and simultaneously in authentic contexts during in-class and simulated scenarios. Key aspects of work that are essential for a successful career in interpreting are introduced, practiced and discussed.  

The course is organized as a seminar. We will discuss general topics in interpreting and practice a number of guided training exercises which can be used outside the classroom as part of your self-training.

Dates: Fall2021

Lecturer: Nadezhda Tigay (

Format: online 

Link to Zoom: 


  • Online sessions: 

Mon, Wed 12 00  - 12 50  

  • Office hours: 
Tue, Thur 10 00 - 11 00

Kind regards,

P.S. For more information on the course please see Course Syllabus

Netiquette rules:

Before you join please make sure to be on time and have:

  • a study space ready (quiet, comfortable and light place without distractions)
  • a proper outfit (as when you go to the university)
  • your laptop charged
  • good internet connection
  • your camera on, microphone and speakers checked
  • notebooks, books, pens, etc. at handnotebooks, books, pens, etc. at hand