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Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Translation

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course enables you to build effective translation strategies, understand theories and methodologies of translation, and develop advanced research skills specific to Modern Languages. The Lancaster University MA in Translation is a qualification that will facilitate your entry into the translating profession. It is also suitable for practising translators who do not have, but wish to gain, formal qualifications. We combine language-specific practice in either one or two languages in addition to English. Students may specialise in translation between German-English; English-German; French-English; English-French; Spanish-English; English-Spanish; Chinese-English; English-Chinese.

Different course options

Full time | Lancaster University | 1 year | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

This module provides students with a range of research skills specific to Modern Languages that will support students in researching and writing their dissertation. Topics include: Beginning Research; The Academic Research Process; Mapping a Research Project; Abstract Writing; Resource Evaluation; Research Paper attendance; Working with Theory; Advanced Presentation Techniques; Postgraduate Conference.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£8,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£17,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have 2:1 (Hons) degree (UK or equivalent) in languages.