The Translation Studies program from University of Newcastle will equip you with advanced knowledge and skills in both the theory and practice of translation. The program includes a focus on human evaluation of machine translation and will provide opportunities to participate in machine translation-related research projects with industry partners. Throughout the degree, you will explore the foundations of language structure and how communicative practices are expressed in and through languages. As a part of this program, you will also undertake a translation project under the supervision of a specialist staff member, giving you first-hand experience within your degree.
The Master of Translation Studies will open many doors to diverse careers in a range of different fields including education and academia, government, medicine and health, media and journalism, language translation, law and policy development, tourism, and international relations. You will gain a strong competitive edge and widen your career opportunities with the Master of Translation studies.
Our Master of Translation Studies graduates will be able to work in various settings and across a range of industries around the world.
When you study translation studies at the University of Newcastle, your flexible skillset and specialist language expertise will widen your employment prospects. Below are some typical fields available to our graduates:
- commercial industries
- education and academia
- health and medicine
- media and journalism
- language translation
- law and policy development
- business and economics
- science and technology
- international relations
- Cross-Cultural Communication
- Translation Theory
- Translation: Theory into Practice
- Translation Project
- Machine Translation Evaluation
- 12 months
- 48 months
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DisciplinesLanguage Studies Languages Translation & Interpreting View 44 other Masters in Languages in Australia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS code: 105991E
The Master of Translation Studies is an 80 unit postgraduate qualification.
Admission to this program is available to Australian students, residents and international students, who hold either a:
- Bachelor Honours degree in a relevant discipline area OR
- Bachelor degree in a relevant discipline area with at least 1 year of relevant work experience OR
- Bachelor degree with a major in a relevant discipline area with at least 1 year of relevant work experience OR
- Graduate Certificate in a relevant discipline area OR
- Graduate Diploma in a relevant discipline area
International34025 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 34025 AUD per year during 12 months.
National23385 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 23385 AUD per year during 12 months.
If you have a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), your study at university is supported by the Australian Government.
Living costs for Newcastle
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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