A chance to study a top UK Masters in China
As China raises its international proﬁle in the spheres of economics, politics and culture, it has declared high-level training for specialist translators and interpreters as one of the country’s educational priorities.
This degree will train you to professional levels of competence in interpreting and translation. It is suitable for students who already possess high-level English and Mandarin language skills. You will be introduced to interpreting and translation theory, new technologies for translating and interpreting, key concepts of economics and business, technology and ICT, and media and culture. You will have the opportunity to continue a second foreign language from intermediate level.
Teaching will be enhanced with input from professional interpreters and translators. By the time you graduate, you will be capable of interpreting across a wide range of subjects involving dialogues at specialist consultations. You will be able to interpret presentations by the consecutive mode and, subject to performance in the ﬁrst semester, will be introduced to simultaneous interpreting.
Translation and Interpreting Theory
Advanced English or Chinese Discourse Skills
Professional Translation 1
Professional Interpreting 1
Research Methodologies for Interpreting and Translation
Professional Translation 2
Professional Interpreting 2
Translation and Interpreting Dissertation / project
Optional Modules Group 1
Students must take 30 credits (10 credits in Autumn semester and 20 credit in Spring semester) from the options below
Second Foreign Language (Intermediate Level) 1 (French/German/Spanish/Japanese)*
Translating and Interpreting in International Management, Finance, and Economics
Translating and Interpreting in International Politics and Law
Second Foreign Language (Intermediate Level) 2 (French/German/Spanish/Japanese)*
Translating and Interpreting in Engineering, Science and Technology
Translating and Interpreting in Communications, Culture and Media
IT for Translators
Optional Modules Group 2
Students must take 20 credits from this group
This course is also available at our UK campus.