UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

Students benefit from a flexible programme of study that allows for various pathways and can include practical translation work involving particular language combinations, modules on electronic communication and translation technology, and more theoretical translation studies. The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, practical translation exercices, case studies and web'based classes, depending on the options chosen.

Course Modules

Core module: Translation studies. Options may include the following: Advanced translation including Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Russian, Scandinavian languages, Spanish; digital humanities modules; electronic publishing modules; gender studies; interpreting modules; linguistics modules; specialised translation modules; translation and the web; translation in history; translation technology. Students may also choose options from across the Centre of Multi'disciplinary and Intercultural Inquiry including African studies, comparative literature, European studies, gender studies

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £18,670  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £9,020  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £9,285  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £4,510  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Full Time
PgDip £10,750  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
PgDip £5,500  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
PgDip £5,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
PgDip £2,800  Academic year. First year home fees