Translation and Interpreting
This programme is a specialised variant, with special emphasis on interpreting skills. At the core of the programme lies advanced translation work on general, administrative and technical text types, interpreting (in one or two of the following environments: local government, health, police and court), and training in industry-standard computer assisted translation (CAT) tools.
Normally a minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree in modern languages, translation, interpreting or a related subject. A minimum of two years of relevant professional experience will also be acceptable. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 or Swansea University recognised equivalent.
Modules include: foundations of translation and interpreting; advanced translation (language pair 1); translation tools; a range of optional modules including: advanced translation; interpreting, history and theory of translation; translation technologies; audiovisual adaptation (subtitling, dubbing, audio description); terminology management; translation work experience; plus the option to study a new language intensively (French, German, Italian, Mandarin or Spanish), or to pick up again at intermediate level a language (French, German, or Spanish).
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,600 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 14,100 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 1,900 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 4,700 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Singleton Park, Swansea||Swansea||SA2 8PP||Wales|
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