University of Sheffield
Multilingual Information Management
You�ll develop language skills and cultural awareness, along with strong technical skills in web content management, electronic publishing and usability. Employers will be attracted by your abilities in project management and knowledge of new media marketing. This course is taught by two departments � the School of Modern Languages and the Information School, Sheffield�s top-rated iSchool.
Applicants need a 2:1 or equivalent in any subject discipline. You must also have an advanced working knowledge of two languages (CEFR B1/ B2), one of which should be English. We expect you to be familiar with Microsoft Word and email, and willing to learn more advanced packages. English language requirements: IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.
Core modules: localisation for linguists; concepts and approaches in intercultural communication 1; information management in organisations; designing usable websites; information retrieval; dissertation. Optional modules: translation technologies; international management; international project management; critical reading and writing at ma level; enhanced languages; approaches to translation genres; information and knowledge management; e-business and e-commerce; information systems in organisations; researching social media; content management systems; information system modelling; language in context; translation genres; translation module/enhanced languages; project; professional problem-based learning.
You�ll be assessed by essays, practical information technologies projects and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 14,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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