Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Translation
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 33644 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year 2020
Application Date How to Apply
Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.
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Duration 1 year full-time or 3 years part-time.

Teaching Times
Late afternoon and evening, normally Monday and Tuesday, plus occasional Saturdays.
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Entry Requirements

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Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in a relevant subject.

A 2.2 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University may be acceptable with re...

Number of Places 32

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Career Development
•The programme includes specialist training in translation technologies and offers opportunities for work experience.

Internationally Renowned Experts
•Research in Modern Languages at Queen's was ra...

Course Content

This Masters degree has been designed to:
-provide students with an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the discipline of Translation Studies
-enable students to develop the skills upon which professional translator competence is pred...

Subjects Taught Modules
Audio-Visual Translation 1
Audio-Visual Translation 2
Business of Translation (Compulsory)
Literary Translation Principles of Community Interpreting
Specialist Translation: Legal, Scientific and Medical Texts
The Identity of the Translator
Theory and Practice of Translation (Compulsory)
Translating for Performance
Translation and Linguistics
Translation and Public Policy
Translation of Poetry
Translation of Sacred Texts
Assessment Method Essays
Annotated translations
Research projects
Careers or Further Progression Career Prospects
Graduates can pursue careers in a range of areas where translation skills are required, eg academic, creative writing, translation and interpreting industry, public policy, business and commerce and journalism.
Further Enquiries Professor David Johnston
School of Modern Languages
Tel: +44 (0)28 9097 3343
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