MSc Interpreting and Translating
Processing time: 30 days
International tuition: £15,560
Domestic tuition: £7,168
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This program can be done
Strand A Native / near-native command of English plus native / near-native command of Chinese, French, German, or Spanish. Good degree or equivalent in a relevant subject. Strand B Native / near-native command of English plus an excellent command of two from French, German, Spanish, Arabic or Chinese. Good degree or equivalent in a relevant subject.
Our hands-on, professional standard experience of interpreting and translating is the ideal preparation for industry and ensures that our graduates are widely sought after and respected across the industry. Many recent graduates of this programme have gone on to build successful careers in areas such as: In-house Translator Freelance conference Interpreter Founder of Translation and Interpreting Agency Courtroom Interpreter National Health Service Interpreting Head Recent Interpreting and Translating graduates have also been equipped with the transferable skills and qualities necessary to build successful careers as project managers, copywriters, editors, media specialists and educators.
Edinburgh , United Kingdom