York Saint John University

York St John University

Applied Linguistics (Translation)

This programme is designed for practising or intending translators. Students critically reflect on translation theories and carry out their own research, presenting to translation and applied linguistics communities. Applicants also learn about working methods in today's translation industry, and improve their own translating skills.

Entry requirements

In addition to the University's general entry criteria for postgraduate study, students must have either: an undergraduate degree (normally a 2.2 or above) of an approved university or institution; an equivalent qualification acceptable to York St John University. Candidates whose main language is English must normally possess evidence of CEFR level C1 in their other language. Applicants whose 1st language is not English, should have IELTS 6.5, with no less than 6.0 in the individual components, or an equivalent result in an English language proficiency test acceptable to York St John University. Students without traditional qualifications, may be eligible for entry on the basis of credited Prior (Experiential) Learning (APL/APEL). The University also considers applications for entry with advanced standing.

Course modules

Translation methodology and practice; translation technology and practice; themes in applied linguistics; research in applied linguistics; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment will include a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,700 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,850 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,850 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,850 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,850 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
York St John University York YO31 7EX Yorkshire and the Humber

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