Translation Studies

University College Cork


Course Name Translation Studies
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MATS
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 12 September 2022.
Application Date

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Duration 1 year Full-time; 2 years Part-time.

Additional Teaching Mode Information
The part-time option will be taught during weekday working hours over 2 years.
Course Fee

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The EU fee for this course is €6,130; €3,130 (Year 1 part-time); €3,130 (Year 2 part-time).

The Non-EU fee for this course is €16,400.

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Entry Requirements

Applicants should normally have a Second Class Honours Grade I in a primary honours degree (NFQ Level 8) languages or language-related area studies with at least a Second Class Honours Grade 1 in the language/language pair being taken i...


Expand+Course Practicalities
The MA in Translation Studies course is one year full-time or two years part-time. The taught element (or Part I) takes place on the main UCC campus from September to April. Depending on your chosen language combination, you ca...

Course Content

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Our MA in Translation Studies programme is part of the European Masters in Translation (EMT) Network established by the Directorate-General for Translation (DGT) at the European Commission. The DGT awards this quality label to higher ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The MA in Translation Studies is a full-time or part-time programme running for 12 months or 24 months from the date of first registration for the programme.

Students complete 90 credits as follows:

Part I
LL6018 Contemporary Translat...

Assessment Method Marks for Part I of the course are derived from continuous assessment of essays, presentations, practical translation work, take-home or online assignments, timed class tests, translation projects, terminology projects and interpreting tests. Full details and regulations governing assessments for the course are contained in the online Marks and Standards Book and for each module in the Book of Modules
Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

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Because of its focus on fostering high level professional communication skills in a range of different languages, the course will help you develop the linguistic and intercultural competence necessary to work in a broa...

Further Enquiries Estefania Munoz Gomez
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