The course provides professional training in bidirectional interpreting and translation; students are trained in the relevant skills and acquire familiarity with a wide range of issues in key fields including international affairs, politics, international business and science and technology; it also offers an introduction to translation theory and research methods; students on the MA programme work both ways between their mother tongue and their other active working language.
Core modules: Methods and approaches in translation studies; specialised translation; interpreting skills (1 language); consecutive and bilateral interpreting (1 language); simultaneous interpreting (1 language); summer project either extended translations or dissertation; optional modules include; computers and the translator; introduction to screen translation; corpus linguistics for translators; principles and applications of machine translation.
|Starting||How long||Days you attend||Details||Where||Class info||Price|
|Contact University of Leeds for future dates||
|Full time||No application date provided||
£7000 per year
*More info: £7000 per year
Postgraduate Qualification (MA)
University of Leeds
22 reviews5 Star
Average student ranking
WhatFine Art BA (Hons)by dissapointed - 28-MAR-13
Without going much into details - if you wish to learn about art practice - stay away...as far away as you can. If like like talking/discussing/learning about contemporary art - you will love it. If you want to go to art school to learn fun...more
Certainly very academically challenging. The lecturers were all very experienced and generally very good at teaching. The feedback from coursework and exams improved during my time at University. I found it a lot of help to email the lectur...more
I live on-campus so l am in university all the time. The course is challenging but the tutors are very helpful and supportive. I plan on becoming a solicitor. ...more2 Hotcourses user(s) found the following review helpful.
In the first semester, all class members have been doing foundations of international health and principles of public health. We had 3 assignments and will have one exam at the start of semester 2. This is Epidemiology and Statistics Exam a...more3 Hotcourses user(s) found the following review helpful.
It is just the 2nd month of my studies in the UK. I like my course very-very much, tutors are strict, but they do their work very enthusiastically, lectures are really interesting...more1 Hotcourses user(s) found the following review helpful.
This specific course currently has no reviews. Be the first to review this course.
The information for this course is supplied by UCAS and was last updated on 01 Mar 2013.
Please note reviews of Conference Interpreting and Translation Studies, Bidirectional MA offered in Leeds, are the subjective opinions of Hotcourses members and not of Hotcourses Ltd.
Related Postgraduate Interpreting courses offered by University of Leeds
Examples of other courses offered by University of Leeds, Leeds
Still not decided? Browse Postgraduate courses or search again on the left to find your perfect Postgraduate course...
Get more information about where our course data for Conference Interpreting and Translation Studies, Bidirectional MA (offered in Leeds) comes from, please click here.
© Hotcourses Ltd All rights reserved