Diploma of Interpreting

Diploma of Interpreting prepares you to facilitate communication between speakers of two different languages. Interpreters play an important role in the fields of business, politics, healthcare etc. With the increase in migrants, demand for interpreters has risen significantly. Students will learn interpreting skills in different settings, ethics of the profession and will enhance their skills in English language and LOTE (Language Other Than English) of their choice.

  • CRICOS CODE: 094884C
  • Duration: 24 Weeks
  • Course fee: $6,000
  • Intake: Monthly
  • Langauge Available: Urdu, Nepali, Hindi, Punjabi #
  • Timetable:
    Monday: 04:00 pm - 09:00 pm *
    Tuesday: 04:00 pm - 09:00 pm *
    Thursday: 04:00 pm - 09:00 pm *
    Friday: 04:00 pm - 09:00 pm 

Timetables are subject to change based on the number of students enrolled in EGI courses at each campus.

# Language availability is subject to minimum number of students enrolled in EGI courses at each campus.

 

Academic Entry Requirement:

  • Age: at least 18 years
  • Academic
    • Successful completion of Year 12; or
    • EGI placement test: Oral language proficiency test in English and LOTE (Language Other Than English).
  • English Language
    • IELTS (Academic) overall band 6 with no band less than 5.5 in Reading and Writing and 6 in each subsection of Listening and Speaking or equivalent score in PTE, TOEFL.

 

Alternative English Entry Requirements:

Students may be accepted if they have successfully completed a Vocational qualification at a Diploma level or above in Australia, The United Kingdom, The United States of America, Canada, New Zealand or The Republic of Ireland or can otherwise demonstrate the required minimum English proficiency. Those who do not meet the English requirements can be referred to English Language Centres to complete intensive courses in English prior to commencing their award courses at ECA Graduate Institute. The length of these English courses varies The length of these English courses varies typically from 4 to 20 weeks.

 

Unit of Competency:

Unit Code Unit Name
PSPTIS001 Monitor corporate governance activities
PSPTIS002 Conduct internal audit
PSPTIS003 Interpret and use financial statistics and tools
PSPTIS040 Evaluate organisation’s financial performance
PSPTIS041 Prepare and analyse management accounting information
PSPTIS042 Prepare and administer tax documentation for legal entities
PSPTIS043 Set up and operate a computerised accounting system
PSPTIS100 Provide financial and business performance information
PSPTIS101 Prepare tax documentation for individuals
PSPTIS048 Prepare financial reports for corporate entities
PSPTIS046 Implement and maintain internal control procedures