London Metropolitan University

Course Introduction

Accredited by the Chartered Institute of Linguists, this career'focused degree teaches you about language, culture, and mediation. Enjoy the opportunity to translate multi'media texts such as advertisements, comic strips, songs and films, and documents from specialist areas such as finance, law, IT and medicine. We organise an extensive programme of industry speakers, professional translators, interpreters and IT specialists. You'll gain transferable professional skills required by the translation industry including interpreting skills required for various business settings. The course also includes a work placement. Added value: Benefit from our links with the EU Directorate General for Translation, Moscow State University, Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, the British Council and the United Nations.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Higher
  • International Baccalaureate 28
  • GCE A-level
  • BTEC National Diploma MMD
  • Tariff 112
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCE AS-level
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units) DD
  • Tariff (Scottish qualifications) 114
  • Course specific
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)