Taught course

Translation Studies

Institution
University of Sheffield · School of Modern Languages and Linguistics
Qualifications
MA

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Entry requirements

You’ll need a 2:1 honours degree in a language-related discipline such as linguistics, literature or a language.

Months of entry

September

Course content

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 Chinese and Italian or translation from Czech, Dutch, French, German, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish into English.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

English language requirements

Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.

For more information about entry requirements for international students, please visit https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/international/applying/postgraduate-taught

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Tutor
Email
slc-admissions@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 222 0631