This programme is a qualification that will facilitate your entry into the translating profession. It is also suitable for practising translators who do not have, but wish to gain, formal qualifications. We combine language-specific practice in either 1 or 2 languages in addition to English. Students may specialise in translation between German-English; English-German; French-English; English-French; Spanish-English; English-Spanish. The MA enables you to build effective translation strategies, understand theories and methodologies of translation, and develop advanced research skills specific to modern languages.
Usually a good 1st degree in languages (upper 2nd Class or above) and a viable research proposal.
Modules include: translation project; research skills for modern linguists; academic and practical methods in translation; translating in a professional context; introduction to liaison interpreting; independent study unit; bilingualism; sociolinguistics; introduction to discourse studies; stylistics.
Translation project, coursework and examination.
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Director of Postgraduate Studies