Professional Translation (extended)
Students have the option of studying abroad during the second year of study.
Normally a 2.1 Honours degree in translation, a language or a related subject. As an alternative, a minimum of two years of relevant professional experience will be accepted. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.
Modules include: foundations of translation and interpreting; advanced translation (pair 1); advanced translation (pair 2); history and theory of translation; interpreting, translation technologies; subtitling/dubbing/audio description; terminology; simulated translation company; digital publishing; study a new language (French, German, Italian, Mandarin or Spanish), or post A-level language (French, German, or Spanish); unique Part 2 alternative: METS year abroad. Students take 50 credits (25 ECTS) at 2 partner translation schools, with a 20 credit (10 ECTS) report for Swansea, leading to a double award.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 3,700 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 9,400 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Singleton Park, Swansea||Swansea||SA2 8PP||Wales|
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