Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - 'Welsh University of the Year 2017' (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017). This is an integrated programme designed to turn entrants with proven excellence in foreign languages into successful and marketable professional linguists. The MAPT belongs to the European Master's in Translation Network which currently has 64 members throughout Europe. At the core of this course lies advanced translation work on general, administrative and technical text types, and training in industry-standard Computer-Assisted Translation (CAT) tools. Part 1 of the degree also includes opportunities to develop specialised skills in Public Service Interpreting, audiovisual translation, machine translation (MT) and software localisation, terminology management, video making or digital publishing, while in the translation work experience module students form simulated translation companies, working with local translation businesses, and undertake real commissions to professional standards and deadlines.
Compulsory modules: foundations of translation and interpreting; translation tools. Optional modules: translation history and theory; interpreting; translation technologies; audiovisual adaptation (subtitling, dubbing and audio description); terminology management; translation work experience; visual communication and media design (web design and digital publishing).
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 14,500 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2017||GBP 4,850 per Year 1 (International)||3 Years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2017||GBP 2,050 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||3 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Singleton Park, Swansea||SA2 8PP||Wales|
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