Level 6 DPSI-Law – Online Exam Preparation Course, Part 1: Qualification introduction

£30.00 incl. VAT

Our Level 6 Diploma in Public Service Interpreting (DPSI-Law) online preparation course and is highly recommended to anyone thinking about doing or preparing to sit the DPSI-Law exam.

The five-part webinar series is hosted by Chartered Institute of Linguists (CIOL) interpreter and legal expert, Sue Leschen. The webinars are designed to help you thoroughly understand the contents of the CIOL DPSI-Law exam and cover the specific preparation and research needed to maximise the chance of passing.

Part 1 of the online course offers an introduction to the Level 6 DPSI-Law qualification, why you should take it, what it involves and how to register. It can be bought as an individual webinar for those still considering whether to go ahead with the full course or as a discounted bundle with the other four webinars.

The webinar contents are detailed below.

 

Description

Webinar Part 1 contents

Qualification introduction

  • About the Presenter (Sue Leschen)
  • DPSI Pathways
  • Introduction to DPSI Law – Useful phrases
  • Why take DPSI Law option?
  • Introduction to the DPI
  • Legal systems in the UK
  • DPSI Law – Standard of Examination
  • DPSI Law Units
  • Registration dates
  • How to register for the DPSI exam
  • Registration fees
  • Examination centres and considerations
  • DPSI languages
  • Unit 1 (Role Play) – what is in the examination room?
  • Unit 1 (Role Play) – Interpreting modes
  • Unit 1 (Role Play) – Interpreting – consecutive mode
  • Unit 1 (Role Play) – Interpreting – simultaneous (whispered) mode
  • Unit 1 – explanation of role play 1
  • Unit 1 – Role play – how it works
  • Unit 1 – Role play  – parts of the exam
  • Unit 1 – Role play – topics
  • Units 2 and 3 – On sight translation
  • Units 4 & 5 – written translations
  • A word about glossaries
  • Why bother doing the DPSI Law?
  • Resources
  • Reading
  • Vocabulary
  • Reading – example topics
  • Reading – Past papers
  • Reading – books