Title: Cognitive load in interpreting and translation (CLINT)
Authors : Massey, Gary
Conference details: CIUTI Conference 2019: Bridging the Divide between Theory and Practice : Innovative Research and Training Strategies in Translation and Interpreting Studies, Melbourne, 3 - 5 June 2019
Issue Date: 2019
License (according to publishing contract) : Licence according to publishing contract
Type of review: Peer review (Abstract)
Language : English
Subject (DDC) : 418.02: Translating and interpreting
Abstract: This interdisciplinary project brings together researchers from the fields of ELF, interpreting, translation and neuropsychology in order to gain a better understanding of the actual cognitive demands associated with processing ELF as compared to Standard English. The mixed-method approach it adopts includes audio and video recordings, eye tracking and screen logging, psycho-physiological measurements (e.g. heartrate and EEG), stimulated-recall commentaries of processes, product analyses and online surveys of professional translators and interpreters. The various disciplinary perspectives allow a rich description of the challenges ELF presents to both language experts and non-experts. Insights into the relationships between expertise, cognitive load and stress when dealing with ELF input will be incorporated into undergraduate, graduate and professional development programmes in a wide variety of disciplines and domains to better prepare the citizens of the future for this global phenomenon.
Further description : Project presentation
Departement: Applied Linguistics
Organisational Unit: Institute of Translation and Interpreting (IUED)
Publication type: Conference Other
URI: https://digitalcollection.zhaw.ch/handle/11475/17331
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