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The following addresses were supplied by María Isabel Diéguez Morales of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, and the Repertorio de instituciones relacionadas con la traducción y la interpretación en los países de habla hispana y portuguesa, SIIT, 1993.
 
Concepción
Universidad de Concepción. Facultad de Educación, Humanidades y Arte. Departamento de Idiomas Extranjeros (Foreign Languages Department)
Casilla 82-C. Concepción
Tel: 56.41.234985-2147. Fax: 56.249108
Established 1972
Students: 228
· Five-year undergraduate programme leading to a degree as a professional translator (Título Profesional de Traductor) in translation into Spanish.
Specialization: technological and scientific texts.
Languages: Spanish, English, French, German.
(July 1994)
 

Santiago - Escuela Americana
Escuela Americana de Traductores e Intérpretes
Avda. Condell 451. Providencia. Santiago
Tel: 56.2.2231089. Fax: 56.2.2741215
Established 1970
Students: 170
· Four-year programme in translation and liaison interpreting leading to the title of Traductor e Intérprete de Enlace, open to students with adequate command of their first or second foreign language.
· Four-year programme in translation and simultaneous/consecutive interpreting leading to the title of Traductor e Intérprete Simultáneo y Consecutivo, open to students with adequate command of the first or second foreign language.
Specialization: medicine, computers, mechanics, natural resources, economics, business, politics, law, essays.
Languages: Spanish, English, French, German.
Student exchanges: Monterey.
(December 1994)
 

Santiago - Pontificia Universidad Católica
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. Instituto de Letras. Programa de Traducción
Av. Jaime Guzmán E. 3300 - Providencia. Santiago
Tel: 56.2.2744041. anexo 2153. Fax: 56.2.2232577
Established 1971
Students: 200
· Five-year undergraduate programme leading to a degree as a professional translator (Título Profesional de Traductor) in translation into Spanish from either English and French, or English and German.
Specialization: sworn translation, economics, administration, politics, mining, technology, environment.
Languages: Spanish, English, French, German.
Student exchanges: Montréal, Madison-Wisconsin.
(July 1994)
 

La Serena
Universidad de La Serena. Area de inglés
Benavente 980. La Serena
Tel: 56.51.226080. Fax: 56.51.215206
Established 199?.
Students: 80
· Four-year undergraduate programme leading to a degree as English-Spanish translator, open to students who pass a standard admission test.
Languages: Spanish, English.
Exchanges with Concepción, Santiago, Universidad Tecnológica Vicente Pérez Rosales (all in Chile).
(April 1995)
 

Valparaíso
Universidad Católica de Valparaíso
Av. Brasil 2950. Valparaíso
Tel: 56.32.251024 anexo 3474. Fax: 56.32.212746. E-mail: daise@ucvvm1.ucv.cl
Established 1989
Students: 18 - 20
· One-year programme leading to a diploma in technical-scientific translation (Diplomado en traducción técnico-científica), open to teachers of English, French or German. People from other professions must pass a language exam.
Specialization: economics, ecology, maritime law and naval studies, medicine.
Languages: Spanish, English, French, German.
Express interest in setting up student and/or teacher exchange programmes.
(September 1994: MDR 1998)
 

Viña del Mar
CFT Chileno Británico de Cultura
Casilla 929. Viña del Mar
Tel: 56.32.971061. Fax: 56.32.686656
Established 1985
Students: 41
· Three-and-a-half-year non-university programme leading to a diploma from the Chilean British Institute, authorized by the Ministry of Education. No entry requirements.
Languages: Spanish, English.
(September 1994)


Last update 1 June 1998