University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Business Translation and Interpreting

The translation industry is on the rise with specialist translators being highly sought after. The integration of business knowledge and translation/interpreting skills will give you a more competitive edge in the job market, opening up a broader range of career opportunities. The skill-focused and practical nature of the course allows you to gain invaluable industry experience and proficiency in translation and interpreting, which potentially greatly improves your employability. Our lecturers are qualified translators and interpreters with industry experience.

Course modules

Semester 1: Text typology and translation; translation and interpreting studies; professional interpreting practice. Semester 2: Translation and language technology; interpreting for business and commerce; business translation.

Assessment methods

Assessment will be delivered through written assignments, practical interpreting scenarios, practical translation tasks, team and/or individual projects, and final examinations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,300 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 13,500 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,300 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 12 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,200 per (Year 1) 9 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,200 per (Year 1) 9 Months
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 9 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde G1 1XQ Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions - Humanities and Social Sciences
Telephone number: 
01414448600