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Conference Interpreting MALondon Metropolitan University

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Department of Humanities, Arts And Languages


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About this course

Conference Interpreting MA: This course is a professional Master's course aiming at training conference interpreters. The programme includes lectures, seminars, presentations, practical interpreting and simulated events such as mock conferences. The course offers a wide range of language combinations paired with English: Arabic, French, German, Italian, Lithuanian, Japanese, Mandarin (Chinese), Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian and Spanish. Further language combinations with English may also be available,

Modules

Core modules: the interpreter's skills and tools; interpreting theories and research for interpreters; conference interpreting 1; the interpreter's professional environment and work placement; conference interpreting (EU/UN context); conference interpreting 2; research interpreting project.

Course dates & prices

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2 years

Part-time No application date provided Tower Hamlets,
E1 7QA
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£830 per module

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1 years

Full time No application date provided Tower Hamlets,
E1 7QA
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£7,470.00
per year

*More info: £7470 overall cost

Course type

Taught

Additional entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree; or a 2.2 with professional experience in interpreting; applications with substantial experience as a professional interpreter but no Honours degree are considered; applicants with certificate and diploma level qualifications in English and 1 other language accepted; MA level English and 1 or 2 other languages accepted; applicants are invited to the university to attend an entrance aptitude test (international students can take the test remotely) consisting of exercises involving translations in and out of English, presentations in the mother tongue and foreign languages, consecutive interpreting into a language (mother tongue) and essay writing plus an interview with the admission tutor and interpreting lecturers; applicants whose 1st language is not English require Cambridge certificate of proficiency in English (CPE) grade A or IELTS 6.5 minimum with a minimum score in all component parts of 6 or TOEFL (old exam) 630 minimum or TOEFL (new exam) 267 minimum.

Qualification

Postgraduate Qualification (MA)

Awarding body

London Metropolitan University

Subject areas

Interpreting


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