Focusing on translation and interpreting between two of the world’s major languages, Chinese and English, this exciting master's Chinese- English Translation and Interpreting programme offered at the University of Liverpool provides well-balanced practical training in translation and interpreting (consecutive interpreting, simultaneous interpreting, sight translation and public service interpreting), covering a variety of topics. The programme also familiarises students with theoretical insights and methodological approaches that are integral to the field of translation and interpreting.Through this master's programme, you will:
- gain hands-on skills in practical translation and interpreting, covering different modes (written translation, sight translation, simultaneous, consecutive and public service interpreting) and across various topics (e.g. politics, business, commerce, media, culture, technology and literature);
- explore major theoretical approaches and core methodologies in translation and interpreting studies
- have the flexibility to choose between a traditional theory-based dissertation and a practice-based translation project as your graduation project;
Former postgraduates in French, German and Hispanic Studies are currently employed in senior positions at the universities of: Aberdeen, Sussex, Leeds, Sheffield, Kings College London, Loughborough, Salford and Liverpool, as well as in a variety of careers.
This master's programme provides the theoretical knowledge, practical insights as well as transferrable skills (e.g. public speaking, academic writing, active listening, critical thinking, intercultural communication and analytical skills) for a successful career in translation and interpreting and beyond
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- Advanced interpreting practice
- Theories, trends and approaches in translation and interpreting studies
- Dissertation OR translation project
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
There are no strict application deadlines but applicants are encouraged to apply in good time, particularly if you require visas or have special requirements.
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- The normal requirement for entry on to a taught programme is a BA or BSc degree of 2:1 standard in a subject relevant to the proposed field of research.
- All eligible applicants should normally have a good undergraduate degree in a relevant area relating to modern languages (a 2:1 honours degree or equivalent). Applicants with other specialised backgrounds or relevant professional experience may also be considered.
Apply and win up to €6000 to cover your tuition fees.