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Translating for Business

Heriot-Watt University

12 months
Duration
16400 GBP/year
7400 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Translating for Business programme at Heriot-Watt University  is aimed at those looking to develop their language communications skills in a business context.

Overview

The Translating for Business programme at Heriot-Watt University allows you to develop language, communication and translation skills specific to a business context in English plus your choice of one or two other languages from Chinese, French, German and Spanish.

With a broad range of optional courses in professionally relevant subjects you can tailor your programme to your interests and professional needs.

Facilities

Students benefit from excellent facilities for translating, including state-of-the-art interpreting and language laboratories, digital resources, and a range of Computer-Assisted Translation (CAT) software packages.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cross-cultural Perspectives on Society
  • Performing Identities: Festivals and Global Heritage
  • Intercultural Communication in the Workplace
  • International Business
  • Intercultural Perspectives on Sustainable Development
  • Liaison Interpreting for Business

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

Strand A

  • Native / near-native command of English plus native / near-native command of Chinese, French, German or Spanish
  • Good degree or equivalent in a relevant subject.

Strand B

  • Native / near-native command of English plus an excellent command of two from Chinese, French, German or Spanish.
  • Good degree or equivalent in a relevant subject.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16400 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7400 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Part time fees:

  • UK / EU: £3,700
  • Overseas: £8,200

Funding

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