University College Cork
Coláiste na hOllscoile Corcaigh
Cork, Co Cork
The MA in Translation Studies at University College Cork provides expert training in the linguistic and intercultural knowledge and communication skills required to become a professional translator. Drawing on wide-ranging expertise in the School of Languages, Literatures and Cultures, the course currently allows you to focus on translation between one or more of the following languages and English: French, Spanish, Italian, Irish, Portuguese, German, Chinese, Japanese, Korean. Through hands-on practical classes, the course builds the high-level language competence necessary to work in a broad range of fields, such as business, commerce, publishing, tourism and journalism. In addition, it offers up-to-date training in the research methods and tools used by contemporary translators, providing a comprehensive grounding for professional practice and further postgraduate research.
The MA in Translation Studies at UCC belongs to the European Master's in Translation (EMT) network, a quality label for higher education translation programmes.
Learn more about the MA in Translation Studies here.
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