FAH-DENG: 1st Macao Interpreting Contest (English-Chinese) – Macao Regional Final of the 6th Cross-Strait Interpreting Contest


Date:

5 Dec 2015

Venue:

E21-G036, Blackbox Theatre

Description:

1st Macao Interpreting Contest (English-Chinese)
Macao Regional Final of the 6th Cross-Strait Interpreting Contest
 
Date: 5th December 2015
Time: 9:30-12:30; 14:00-17:00
ALL ARE WELCOME

 
 
Details of the Contest:
The contest consists of two rounds.

 

1. The first round is to be held on 5th December, 2015 to select 12 Contestants to the final round. Contestants will be required to interpret a 60-90 second English speech into Mandarin with the help of notes.

 

Time: 9:30-12:30

Venue: E21-G036 (Blackbox Theatre), Humanities and Social Sciences Building, FAH
 2. The final round, which is also the Macao Regional Final of the 6th Cross-Strait Interpreting Contest, is to be held on 5th December, 2015 to select 3 winners to represent Macao at the Grand Final of the 6th Cross-Strait Interpreting Contest. 

The final contains two parts:
Part One: Contestants are required to deliver the main idea of a 60-second Mandarin speech into English in 45 seconds without taking notes.
Part Two: Contestants are required to do consecutive interpreting for a Mandarin speaker and an English speaker having a dialogue with the help of notes.
 
Time: 14:00-17:00
Venue: E21-G036 (Blackbox Theatre), Humanities and Social Sciences Building, FAH

Audience:

All are welcome

Language:

English & Chinese

Enquiry:

FAH - Department of English
Email: fah.english@um.edu.mo