You will practice translating between English and a language of your choice, as well as gaining a thorough grounding in the academic discipline of Translation Studies.The Translation Studies course offered at the University of Leicester will equip you with advanced research skills and research paradigms relevant to investigations of translation contexts, processes, products and producers. You will study in-depth the history and theory of translation and develop the skills to critically analyse current issues being debated within the discipline.
Our focus on research topics, skills and methods in Translation Studies prepares you for your final dissertation and will equip you with the essential skills needed for entry into the translation professions.
Careers and employability
Research has shown that graduates in Modern Languages enjoy excellent employment opportunities. Graduates of our MA in Translation Studies have opportunities in careers such as tourism, teaching in higher education, government offices and international business communication.
Many translators work freelance, while others become employees of multinational corporations and organisations, as well as bodies such as the United Nations or the European Union.
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- Research Skills and Methods in Translation Studies
- The Development of Translation Studies
- Current Issues in Translation Research and Practice
- Computer Assisted Translation Tools
- Audiovisual Translation
- Extended Translation Project
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesTranslation & Interpreting Linguistics View 92 other Masters in Translation & Interpreting in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- 2:1 degree or equivalent
- Native or near native ability in English and in at least one other language.
International17450 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 17450 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA8190 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 8190 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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