UCL (University College London)
Specialised Translation (Scientific, Technical and Medical)
This programme is designed to provide 1st-class training in specialised translation in the scientific, technical and medical areas. The programme offers you the opportunity to develop your translation and language skills, to deepen your understanding of the workings of language as an essential tool of communication and to gain vital experience in the rapidly developing area of translation technology. The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, interactive practical seminars, practical translation assignments and hands-on experience with a wide range of translation tools and technology.
A minimum of an upper 2nd Class undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard, and proven linguistic ability in 1 of the language pairs available within the programme. From English into Arabic, Bulgarian, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, and Turkish. From French, German or Spanish into English.
Core modules: Language and translation; translation technology; language and automation; scientific and technical translation; medical translation. Options: Accessibility to the media; localisation; professional skills for translators; subtitling; translating for voiceover and dubbing.
Assessment is carried out through essays, project work, take-home translation assessments and in-class tests.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,020 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 18,670 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 4,510 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 9,285 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
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