Description

Prepare yourself for a career in specialist language work including translation, editing and précis-writing.

If you’re interested in working as a professional linguist, working with the written word to provide translations and specialised language services, this course is an excellent option.

With a growing demand for highly trained speakers of English in the UK and abroad, this specialist master’s will equip you to set up your own freelance business or work in-house for an international organisation or language service provider.

Study Details:

MA 1 year full-time

Module Details:

Compulsory course units

These compulsory units are currently being studied by our students, or are proposed new units.

Semester 1

  • Editing and revision
  • Proofreading
  • Translation management
  • Italian to English translation 1
  • Public speaking

Semester 2

  • Editing and revision
  • Enterprise skills for linguists
  • Italian/English public service and commercial interpreting
  • Italian to English translation 2
  • Using technology in the T & I industry

Summer

  • Dissertation/Project

Student Destinations

We have a worldwide reputation for training professional translators, editors and précis-writers. This course draws on that expertise and extends into new and specialised areas of language work where there’s a great demand for highly trained linguists with English as their first or ‘A’ language.

Fees

2020/21 fees Home/EU £8,800 Overseas £18,500

Entry Requirements

You should have a bachelor’s honours degree or international equivalent, typically a 2:1 or above.

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