This short course, offered at NQF level 5, is suitable for anyone with good proficiency in a South African language, South African Sign Language or any major world language.
In their chosen language, participants will develop the required skills to use language creatively and effectively in specific professional contexts (e.g. marketing, law, and media) or other language-related project management situations. Emphasis is placed on the acquisition of listening and speaking skills in a variety of professional contexts, including terminology acquisition and cultural competence. Skills include subtitling, scriptwriting, voice-overs/transcription and the writing of copy for marketing or advertising purposes.
After completing the course, participants will be able to create effective and relevant language-related projects (including presentations, subtitling, scriptwriting, voice-overs, transcription and the writing of copy for marketing or advertising purposes) and learn how to schedule and plan language-related projects according to organisational requirements.
This course may be taken as a stand-alone short course, or as part of the Diploma in Legal Interpreting.