Macquarie University

Master of Conference Interpreting

Macquarie University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00002J

Are you highly proficient and able to fluently converse in one or several languages in addition to English? Do you have a deep knowledge of one or several cultures and have an interest in current international affairs? Are you committed to helping others communicate? Are you calm, tactful, quick thinking and able to multitask? Would you like a career that can take you around the globe? If so, a career in conference interpreting may be for you.The Master of Conference Interpreting will enable you to develop the specialised cognitive and practical skills required for conference interpreting. This involves interpreting source speeches in the simultaneous or consecutive modes while preserving the meaning, tone and nuances of the original speaker. You’ll learn how to undertake effective research to inform your interpreting in a range of high-level scientific, diplomatic and technical domains.


160 credit points


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Standard entry requirements

AQF level 7 bachelor's qualification or recognised equivalent with a WAM of 65, andProficiency in one of the available languages, andFor students whose first language is English, completion of an admission assessment

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Wallumattagal Campus Macquarie Park Domestic: $60,200
International: $70,800
  • Full-time : 2 years

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