University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

Translation Studies (Translation and Professional Practice)

This course offers 10 different advanced languages, and provides a platform to become a professional translator.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or an equivalent qualification in a modern European language or in a related discipline and be able to demonstrate competence in a 2nd language equivalent to European Common Framework C1. Applicants who wish to study translation into Mandarin should be native Mandarin speakers with a 2.1 Honours degree, or an equivalent in English.

Course modules

Core courses: translation studies in theory and practice; translator's toolkit; advanced language study 1 and 2 (translation between English and at least 1 additional language).

Assessment methods

A dissertation or translation project of 12,000-15,000 words.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (EU) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (England) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Scotland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Wales) 24 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,267 per Year 1 (EU) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,267 per Year 1 (England) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,833 per Year 1 (International) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,267 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,267 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,267 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,667 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

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