Key information
Source: HOTCOURSES, February 2017.


Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

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Course type


Course summary
Source: HOTCOURSES, February 2017.

This Masters degree has been designed to provide students with an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the discipline of Translation Studies; enable students to develop the skills upon which professional translator competence is predicated; provide students with advanced expertise in their principal non-native language; provide students with opportunities for further language-training; provide students with appropriate opportunities in professionally-based practice. Graduates can pursue careers in a range of areas where translation skills are required, eg academic, creative writing, translation and interpreting industry, public policy, business and commerce and journalism. Queen's postgraduates reap exceptional benefits. Unique initiatives, such as Degree Plus and Researcher Plus bolster our commitment to employability, while innovative leadership and executive programmes alongside sterling integration with business experts helps our students gain key leadership positions both nationally and internationally.

Different course options
Source: HOTCOURSES, February 2017.

Full time | Queen's University Belfast | 1 year | SEP-17

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Full time


1 year

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Tuition fees
Source: HOTCOURSES, February 2017.

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

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Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


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Course fees for non-UK / EU students

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Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements
Source: HOTCOURSES, February 2017.

Students should normally have a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in a relevant subject. A 2.2 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University may be acceptable with relevant professional experience. Students wishing to take language components of the programme must demonstrate a high level of foreign-language proficiency.

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