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Accredited by the European Masters in Translation (EMT) network
You will learn the theory and practice of translation and gain technological knowledge and skills needed to work in the translation industry. You’ll learn how to use the standard strategies, procedures and techniques of translators, as well as enhancing your interpretative and analytical skills.
We’ll help you develop your ability to translate from at least one language. Translation options are: from English into Arabic, Chinese, Polish and Italian or translation from Czech, Dutch, French, German, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish into English.
Lectures, seminars (led by staff and students), small-group work, workshops and one-to-one consultations with staff.
Essays, presentations, practical
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You’ll need a 2:1 honours degree in a language-related discipline such as linguistics, literature or a language.
English language requirements:
Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.
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