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Translation Studies

University of Glasgow

Venues

Gilmorehill Campus

Content

This Masters caters to an increasing need for highly skilled and specialist translators across a wide range of industries and settings. It offers ten different advanced languages, and provides an excellent platform to become a professional translator as well as the essential theoretical foundation to progress to research at doctoral level.

You can exit at the end of 4 months with PgCert Translation Studies.

You can exit at the end of 9 months with PgDip Translation Studies.

Entry Requirements

2:1 Honours degree, or an equivalent qualification in French, Spanish (Castilian), Russian, Italian, Portuguese, German, Polish, Czech or Catalan or a cognate discipline and be a native speaker of English. You should also be able to demonstrate competence in a second language equivalent to European Common Framework C1.

Alternatively, you can be a native speaker of one of the languages listed above, while demonstrating a high level of English proficiency as described below. In keeping with established practice in professional contexts, students are normally expected to translate into their native language.

You must also provide a short statement with your application indicating which language you wish to study and whether you have a secondary language.

Applicants who wish to study translation into Mandarin should be native Mandarin speakers with a 2:1 Honours degree, or an equivalent in English.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

12 months

Faculty

College of Arts

Department

School of Modern Languages and Cultures

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.gla.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Arts and Social Sciences General

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