Taught course

Applied Linguistics: Translation

York St John University · School of Languages & Linguistics

Entry requirements

In addition to the University’s general entry criteria for postgraduate study, you must have either:

  • an undergraduate degree (normally a 2.2 or above) of an approved university or institution;
  • an equivalent qualification acceptable to York St John University.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The MA Applied Linguistics: Translation programme will enable you to improve your promotion prospects by studying theories of translation and language learning, developing project management and IT skills, learning about the changing uses of English around the world, reflecting on connections with other language professionals, and generating new knowledge through learning how to conduct your own research.

Information for international students

International students will need to demonstrate that they have equivalent experience /qualifications as home students (ie same entry criteria as above). If their first language is not English they must show evidence of English Language competence at IELTS level 6.0 (in all areas of the test) or equivalent.

Due to immigration laws, International Students on a Tier 4 visa must be studying full-time. For more information about Visa requirements and Short-term study visas, please visit the International Visa & Immigration webpages.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

A Postgraduate Loan is available to help you pay for your Master’s course. Find out more about the postgraduate loan.

You can also look at our Postgraduate funding webpages: https://www.yorksj.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/fees--funding/

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

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