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Asia: Languages

Postgraduate Asia: Languages

149 degrees at 28 universities in the UK.

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MA Chinese Studies

MA Chinese Studies

Overview The MA Chinese Studies provides an exceptional opportunity to take advantage of the wide range of disciplinary approaches to the study of Chinese societies available at e main emphasis is on...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 11,980 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time day degree: 3,955 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time day degree: 5,990 per year (UK)
  • Dissertation in Chinese Studies (60 Credits) - Core
  • Connections and Intersections: Core Aspects of East Asian Studies (15 Credits) - Core
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MA Interdisciplinary Japanese Studies

MA Interdisciplinary Japanese Studies

Are you curious about Japan? Would you like to know more about its place in the world and its cultural identity? Whether you are already familiar with some aspects of Japanese culture or not, the MA in...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 8,900 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,450 per year (UK)

Arabic/English Translation MA

Arabic/English Translation MA

Overview You will be equipped with Arabic-English and/or English-Arabic translation skills for different types of texts, as well as an understanding of the theory underpinning your practice. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 24 months Part time degree: 9,750 overall cost (UK)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 9,750 per year (UK)

Chinese-English Translation and Interpreting MA

Chinese-English Translation and Interpreting MA

Overview Focusing on translation and interpreting between two of the world’s major languages, Chinese and English, this exciting masters programme provides well-balanced practical training in translation...Read more
(3.9)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 9,500 per year (UK)
  • 24 months Part time degree
  • Final project.
  • Advanced interpreting practice 1
  • Feasibility study
  • Advanced translation practice 1
  • Theories and approaches in translation and interpreting studies
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Japanese PhD

Japanese PhD

An PhD is an advanced postgraduate research degree that requires original research and the submission of a substantial dissertation of 60,000 to 100,000 words. At Birkbeck, you are initially registered...Read more
(3.9)
  • 4 years Full time degree: 4,596 per year (UK)
  • 7 years Part time degree: 2,439 per year (UK)

Postgraduate Diploma Chinese-English Translation and Interpreting

Postgraduate Diploma Chinese-English Translation and Interpreting

PG Diploma Chinese-English Translation and Interpreting should interest you if you want to build your language proficiency in Chinese and English, and further develop the translation and interpreting...Read more
(4.1)
  • 9 months Full time degree: 7,360 overall cost (UK)
  • Technologies of Translation (15 Credits) - Core
  • Translation Portfolio (Chinese-English) I (15 Credits) - Core
  • Introduction to Consecutive Interpreting (15 Credits) - Core
  • Introduction to Simultaneous Interpreting (15 Credits) - Core
  • Introduction to Bilateral Interpreting (15 Credits) - Core
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MPhil Chinese Studies

MPhil Chinese Studies

Research overview Staff in Modern Languages research a wide range of areas, including literature, linguistics, translation and film. The ‘Centre for Translating Cultures’ provides a focal point for...Read more
(4.3)
  • 2 years Full time degree: 4,500 per year (UK)
  • 4 years Part time degree

Interpreting (Chinese Pathway) MA

Interpreting (Chinese Pathway) MA

Why choose this course Designed in collaboration with Dr Kevin Lin OBE, this unique course will train you to be ready for your first conference interpreter job upon graduation. Our MA has a strong practical...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 8,200 per year (UK)
  • CONSECUTIVE INTERPRETING CHINESE II [CHINESE PATHWAY] (15 Credits) - Core
  • SIMULTANEOUS INTERPRETING CHINESE II [CHINESE PATHWAY] (15 Credits) - Core
  • TRANSLATION AND INTERPRETING STUDIES DISSERTATION (60 Credits) - Core
  • PROFESSIONAL TRANSLATION PRACTICE I (15 Credits) - Core
  • SIMULTANEOUS INTERPRETING CHINESE I [CHINESE PATHWAY] (15 Credits) - Core
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Chinese Studies PhD

Chinese Studies PhD

About This Course Modern Languages offers the possibility to do a PhD/MPhil in Chinese Studies (three years full-time; six years part-time). The School has a long tradition of excellent postgraduate...Read more
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,580 per year (UK)
  • 6 years Part time degree: 2,290 per year (UK)

Interpreting and Translating - Chinese MA

Interpreting and Translating - Chinese MA

Equip yourself to work as a professional interpreter and/or translator on this highly respected masters, which can include a training opportunity. Our MA Interpreting and Translating is designed to give...Read more
(4.4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 11,200 per year (UK)
  • English to Chinese consecutive interpreting (6 Credits) - Core
  • Chinese to English translation 1 (6 Credits) - Core
  • English to Chinese simultaneous interpreting (6 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation/Project (30 Credits) - Core
  • English to Chinese translation 1 (6 Credits) - Core
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Chinese Health and Humanity MA

Chinese Health and Humanity MA

This one-year programme is intended for graduates of Chinese Studies programmes and native Chinese speakers who wish to gain further understanding and develop expertise in a range of subjects concerned...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 12,900 per year (UK)
  • Dissertation- Core
  • Core Course: An Interdisciplinary Approach to China: Health and Humanity- Core
  • Translation and Direct Reading- Core
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North Korean Studies MA

North Korean Studies MA

This MA embeds a graduate introduction to social science philosophies and methods in the study of North Korea, one of the least well understood countries on the planet. It is founded on the development...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,800 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time degree

Modern Foreign Languages: French and Mandarin PGCE

Modern Foreign Languages: French and Mandarin PGCE

If youre looking for a rewarding career where you can make a positive difference to other peoples lives, teaching is a great choice – and on our PGCE courses, youll gain you the skills and confidence...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,250 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,625 per year (UK)
  • The professional secondary teacher (30 Credits) - Core
  • Classroom practice in secondary teaching (30 Credits) - Core
  • Reflective practice in secondary teaching (30 Credits) - Core
  • The development of the professional secondary teacher (30 Credits) - Core
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MA in English-Chinese Interpreting with Translation

MA in English-Chinese Interpreting with Translation

Interpreting is a highly-skilled profession, requiring academic training as well as extensive practice in relevant settings. Our MA in English-Chinese Interpreting with Translation is ideal for those...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,810 per year (UK)
  • Translating for Business- Core
  • Introduction to Simultaneous Interpreting- Core
  • Advanced Consecutive Interpreting- Core
  • Introduction to Consecutive Interpreting- Core
  • Final Project
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Chinese-English Translation and Language Teaching, MA

Chinese-English Translation and Language Teaching, MA

COURSE OVERVIEW The MA in Chinese-English Translation and Language is available if you are a first language Mandarin speaker from China, interested in an applied language career such as translating and...Read more
(4.4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 8,400 per year (UK)

Teaching Languages (Arabic) MA

Teaching Languages (Arabic) MA

The course offers a global approach to the field of teaching languages. With our diverse and multilingual cohort, we adopt a strong intercultural approach that provides you with a challenging and valuable...Read more
(3.7)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

MA South Asian Area Studies

MA South Asian Area Studies

Overview The MA in South Asian Studies provides exceptional opportunities for advanced study of one of the world’s most diverse and important regions. Students can choose to concentrate on pre-modern...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 11,980 per year (UK)
  • 3 years Part time day degree: 3,955 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time day degree: 5,990 per year (UK)

Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies (French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish) (MA)

Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies (French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish) (MA)

Our MA Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies will give you a thorough grounding in comparative literature and cultural studies in the context of modern languages. This multidisciplinary, flexible...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,030 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: 4,515 per year (UK)
  • Research Skills Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies (Modern Languages)- Core
  • Studying Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies in Modern Languages (30 Credits) - Core
  • Research Skills Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies (Modern Languages) Introduction- Core
  • Dissertation MA Comparative Literary and Cultural Studies (Modern Languages) (60 Credits)
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MA Advanced Interpreting with Specialised Translation (Chinese-English)

MA Advanced Interpreting with Specialised Translation (Chinese-English)

Are you interested in mastering the technologies and professional strategies required to become a fully-fledged Chinese-English translator and interpreter for the business industry? Our MA introduces...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,200 per year (UK)
  • Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Principles of Translation and Interpreting (15 Credits) - Core
  • Advanced Consecutive Interpreting (15 Credits) - Core
  • Advanced Interpreting Skills (15 Credits) - Core
  • Advanced Interpreting with Technologies (15 Credits) - Core
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MA International Relations and Arabic

MA International Relations and Arabic

Overview This two year programme combines language learning with specialist modules in international relations of the Middle East and guided research on a topic of your choice You will receive intensive...Read more
(4.3)
  • 2 years Full time degree: 10,000 per year (UK)
  • 4 years Part time degree: 5,000 per year (UK)
  • Study abroad (30 Credits) - Core
  • Theorizing the Middle East (15 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation skills (15 Credits) - Core
  • End of year project (30 Credits) - Core
  • Arabic language 2 (30 Credits) - Core
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