University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Translation Studies

This course is designed both for professional translators and interpreters wishing to obtain a formal qualification, and for language graduates wishing to become translators or undertake further research studies. The course combines theoretical and practical training and makes use of state-of-the-art translation and interpreting facilities. The course consists of a combination of core modules and optional modules which provide professionally-relevant training, giving students the option to specialise in either interpreting, audio-visual translation or literary translation between English and 1 of the following languages: Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Portuguese, Russian, Slovene, Serbian/Croatian, Spanish (though it should be noted that not all 3 options are available for all languages). Supervision for the targeted translation project is available in a wide range of areas offering research guidance and advice from specialist staff. Students also have regular opportunities to meet with professional translators.

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 - 1 years
MA Part-time September 2017 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Park Campus Nottingham NG7 2RJ East Midlands

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