Studyportals Study cover for Translation

Translation 

University of Auckland

Postgraduate Certificate On Campus
6 months
Duration
2884 USD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

Kick start your professional development in community translation or multimedia translation with this Postgraduate Certificate in Translation from University of Auckland.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The Postgraduate Certificate in Translation from University of Auckland has two specialisations.

The Community Translation specialisation will prepare you to work for communities as an intercultural communicator in public service settings. In situations that range from health to disaster management scenarios, you will learn the theories, techniques and professional ethics required to translate public service information. This may involve ad hoc interpreting.

If you wish to translate professionally in increasingly technical environments, including those that provide digital content, the specialisation in Multimedia Translation is for you. You will use computer-aided translation tools to boost your productivity. You will also gain experience with audiovisual translation tools that enable content accessibility for different end-users, including those with hearing or vision impairments.

Career

This short qualification will give you the specialised skills to work with diverse communities as an intercultural communicator, or to develop your career as a multimedia translator.

Jobs related to this programme

  • Captioner
  • Localiser
  • Public service translator
  • Subtitler

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Community Interpreting and Contextual Studies
  • Translation Theories and Paradigms
  • Computer-Aided Translation (CAT) Tools
  • Audiovisual Translation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7
Start practicing IELTS today!

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

You need to have competence in one of the languages offered for the PGCertTrans (Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish) other than English, with a GPE of 6.0 in a language course at an advanced level (equivalent to above B2 in CEFR).

Tuition Fee

  • National

    2884 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2884 USD per year and a duration of 6 months.

Domestic: NZ$4,330.80

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 6 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Translation
-
University of Auckland

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!