This program will equip students with the highly-developed analytical and communication skills in English and a language of focus that they need to succeed in professional translation. It is designed to provide students with a focused qualification in the practice of translation, along with an understanding of the history of translation and an appreciation of a number of critical issues in the field. The program focuses on training students to become a qualified literary translator, but also provides an understanding of the history of translation and an appreciation of critical issues in the field.

Course Fee:

$51,456.00

Entry Requirements:

Bachelor degree or international equivalent with an average mark of at least 65 per cent and with a successful assessment of a language other than English plus demonstrated fluency in one language and advanced competency in a second language.

Structure:

96 units of coursework. Students will take 12 units from compulsory courses as well as a 24 unit compulsory specialisation. A further 36 units must be completed including possible language courses. The remaining 24 units of coursework can be used to take almost any course on campus (subject to availability and course entry requirements).

Subjects you can Study:

Translation

Study Pathways:

Applicants with a Bachelor Degree or Graduate Certificate in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 24 units (1 semester) of credit. Applicants with a Graduate Diploma or Honours in a cognate discipline may be eligible for 48 units (1 year) of credit.

Who for:

Those with a high level of fluency in a language other than English and a passion for language and for translation

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00120C

Related Careers:

Translator,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Canberra No info Yes Full time 2 years
Canberra No info Yes Part time 4 years

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