University of Manchester
The course equips students with the knowledge and skills for a career in conference interpreting.
An Upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or the overseas equivalent, in a relevant subject; applicants must demonstrate (i) native or near-native competence in English and native or near-native competence in Arabic, Chinese, French, German or Spanish, or (ii) native competence in English and degree-level competence in two from French, German or Spanish. Holders of degrees in non-language related fields will also be considered but need to demonstrate the required language competence; an overall IELTS score of 7.0 with 7.0 in the writing component or a TOEFL score of 600 paper-based test, 250 computer-based test, or 100 internet-based test or a Pearson Test of English (PTE) score of 70 overall with 70 in the writing component.
Modules include: Research methods (translation and interpreting studies) i; research methods (translation and interpreting studies) ii; consecutive interpreting i; consecutive interpreting ii; interpreting studies; professional development for conference interpreters.
Assessment is by a research project.
British and EU students intending to take an MA are eligible to apply for an Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) award, under the Professional Preparation Masters scheme.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 12,300 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Manchester||Manchester||M13 9PL||North West|
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