12 months
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15750 GBP/year
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About

Audiovisual Translation from University of Roehampton addresses the growing demand for translators with skills in translating audiovisual texts.

Overview

Audiovisual Translation from University of Roehampton covers a range of areas, including subtitling, accessibility (subtitling for the deaf and hard of hearing, audio description and live subtitling), multimedia localisation, dubbing and voice-over for films. The programme is open to multilingual students wishing to work between different languages but also welcomes students working monolingually in English.

Careers

Students go on to careers in a broad range of media companies and broadcasters, subtitling companies, translation and localisation providers, and production houses with in-house translation teams.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Translation and Intercultural Communication: Theory and Practice
  • Subtitling: Concepts and Practice
  • Dubbing and Voice-over
  • Media Access: Audiodescription, Subtitling for the Deaf and Respeaking
  • Translation Project
  • Accessible Filmmaking: Theory and Practice
  • The Localisation of Video Games
  • Transnational Cinemas from the Multiplex to the Web

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National students deadlines - 28 September
    • If you are an international student, you should apply as soon as possible.

Credits

180 alternative credits
  • MA: 180 credits
  • PGDip: 120 credits
  • PGCert: 60 credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should usually hold a second-class honours degree (certain programmes may require a 2:1) from a recognised British or overseas university. 
    • Language requirements
    • GCSE
    • IGCSE
    • International Baccalaureate
    • European Baccalaureate English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15750 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8950 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 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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