University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Translation Studies

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. Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information.

Entry requirements

MA: You'll need a 2:1 honours degree in a language-related discipline such as linguistics, literature or a language. English language requirements: Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.

Assessment methods

You'll be assessed by essays, presentations, practical translation technologies projects, translation assignments, a translation exam and a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2019 - 1 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 - 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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