Working bilingually – who does what?
Translation: Translators write
ANZSCO 272413 – Translators transfer a source text from one language into another, usually within an extended time frame to allow for corrections and modifications and without the presence of the participants who require the translation.
Interpreting: Interpreters speak or sign
ANZSCO 272412 – Interpreters transfer a spoken or signed language into another spoken or signed language, usually within a limited time frame in the presence of the participants requiring the translation.