University of Sheffield
You'll study modern languages in the context of the history and current theory of translation. You'll learn how to use the standard strategies, procedures and techniques of translators, as well as enhancing your interpretative and analytical skills. We'll help you develop your ability to translate from at least one language (current translation options are: from English into Arabic, Chinese, Polish and Italian or translation from Czech, Dutch, French, German, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish into English).
Core modules Concepts and Approaches in Translation; Translation Technologies; Translation Skills Modules; Dissertation. Examples of optional modules include: Approaches to Translation Genres; Localisation for Linguists; Language in Context; Film Translation of Literary Classics; Concepts and Approaches in Intercultural Communication; International Management; International Project Management; Enhanced Languages; Critical Reading and Writing at MA Level; Theory and Practice of Subtitling 1.
Assessment is through essays, presentations, practical translation technologies projects, translation assignments, a translation exam and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||-||12 Months|
|MA||Part-time||September 2018||-||24 Months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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