Taught course

Arabic-English Translating

Institution
Heriot-Watt University · School of Management and Languages
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

1. Native / near-native command of English plus native / near-native command of Arabic 2. Good degree or equivalent in a relevant language subject. Suitable applicants will be interviewed and undergo a short test, usually via Skype or telephone.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our new MSc Arabic-English Translating programme (formerly MSc Arabic-English Translation and Computer-Assisted Translation Tools) is aimed at those who want to work as professional translators or in the field of translating.

The programme has its main focus on translation and translation technologies, but with fewer mandatory courses and a much broader range of optional courses in professionally relevant subjects you can tailor your programme to your interests and professional needs.

Information for international students

Non-native speakers of English must provide evidence of their English language ability. This must be IELTS 7.0, or equivalent, with at least 6.5 in all components. A score of 6.0 in writing may be accepted if the applicant performs well in the entrance test.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Marion Winters
Email
smlpgenquiries@hw.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0) 131 451 3284