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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Spanish Translation

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

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6869 USD/year
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About

The post-baccalaureate Spanish Translation certificate program from University of Nevada, Las Vegas provides professional training in translation for both native English speakers with advanced knowledge of Spanish and native Spanish speakers with advanced knowledge of English.

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Overview

Translation and interpretation competence requires a near perfect understanding of the subtleties and nuances of meaning in one language, culture, and context for conveying the same or similar meaning in a different language. It requires superior command of the full range of registers not only in a first language but in one or more other languages as well.

Learning Outcomes

Upon the completion of this Spanish Translation certificate program from University of Nevada, Las Vegas , students will:

  • Be able to identify, explain, and critically discuss theoretical and practical approaches to translation and/or interpreting, both as disciplines and as professional activities.
  • Develop and enhance the linguistic, cultural and technical skills necessary to effectively produce high-quality translations and/or interpretations in various professional settings.
  • Demonstrate a complex understanding of the intercultural dimension of translation and/or interpreting to understand the ethical implications and responsibilities of professional translators and/or interpreters.
  • Critically analyze and evaluate diverse strategies, resources, and tools in order to successfully apply them to the practice of translation and/or interpreting.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theory of Translation
  • Workshop in Translation
  • Studies in Translation
  • Studies in Interpretation

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

19 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants to the program must hold a B.A., with a GPA of 3.00 in their major field.
  • Applicants must demonstrate an advanced level of proficiency in both English and Spanish; non-native speakers of those languages must take a placement exam administered by the Department of World Languages and Cultures (Spanish) or the English Language Center (English). There is no cost for the placement exam in Spanish, which involves a written test and an interview. 

Tuition Fee

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    23411 USD/year
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  • National

    23411 USD/year
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  • In-State

    6869 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 6869 USD per year

Living costs for Las Vegas

880 - 1430 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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