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About

Our Translation Studies MA degree at University of Sheffield prepares you for a career as a translator. You’ll learn how to use standard strategies, procedures and techniques, including industry-essential translation software. 

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Overview

At Sheffield, you will join a well-established programme in translation and audiovisual studies offering a wide range of translation languages which include Czech, Dutch, French, German, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish into English and English into Chinese and Italian. 

Key Features  

  • We will introduce you to key methods and approaches in translation studies and help you develop high level translation skills on this challenging course. 
  • The programme covers theories, methods and techniques of translation, introducing you to a range of translation software essential for success in today's translation, subtitling or digital information industries. 
  • The MA Translation Studies from University of Sheffield is aimed at people who wish to be professional translators, and is also excellent preparation for a PhD. The course offers regular practice of advanced pract ical translation tasks. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Language in Context
  • Translation Skills 
  • Concepts and Approaches in Intercultural Communication
  • Theory and Practice of Subtitling 
  • Enhanced Languages Project
  • Teaching Writing in TESOL

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You’ll need a 2:1 honours degree in a language-related discipline such as linguistics, literature or a language.
  • Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.
  • We also accept a range of other UK qualifications and other EU/international qualifications. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20950 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 20950 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9800 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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.

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