Masters in Professional Spanish-English Translation

Masters in Professional Spanish-English Translation

TWO SCOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE TO INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

The scholarships are available to students from outside Spain who complete pre-enrolment in the Masters. The scholarships cover:

o   Registration fees*

o   Travel expenses (1.000€)

*Administration fees not included (145,92€)

Apply from April 6 at:

http://www.urv.cat/en/studies/master/financial-information/grants/

Pre-enrolment here:

http://www.urv.cat/en/studies/master/admission/pas-a-pas-preinscripcio/

Post-editing class with Kevin.

WHY CHOOSE THIS PROGRAM? 

Instructors with professional experience

– Employable communication and business skills added to your language skills

– New technologies (translation memories, machine translation feeds, subtitling, website translation) 

– Curriculum in line with the European Masters in Translation

– Class schedule adjusted to the needs of working students

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Initiated in 2000, this is a one-year course (two-years part-time) designed for translators and writers working with Spanish and English, as well as trainees and teachers wishing to develop competence in this field. The course includes a practicum in a translation-related business.

Coordinator: Alberto Fuertes Puerta

Aims

To develop a broad range of professional skills in technical, legal and literary translation, and provide a functional introduction to new translation technologies.

Languages

Classes are taught in English and Spanish.

Modules and courses

Translation as a profession; Translation strategies and probem-solving; Translation technologies; Revising, editing and post-editing translations; Specialized translation (technical translation, legal-economic translation, literary translation); Work placement; Masters thesis. See further details here.

Entrance requirements

Students will require a portable computer, must demonstrate excellent knowledge of Spanish and English, and must hold a first degree (BA, Licenciatura, Grado) in any field. Non-Spanish degrees will have to obtain accreditation within the Spanish system before the Masters diploma can be issued. See further information here.

The student intake is currently restricted to 20 students.

Fees

The fee for the course will be about 2,900 euros.

Duration

The course comprises 60 ECTS credits over one year (full time) or two years (part-time).

Starting date

9 October each year.

Completion

Award of the Masters will depend on successful completion of an exam at the end of the first year and of a major project by 31 May.

Instructors

See the teaching staff here

Further information

Frequently asked questions here

Pre-enrollment

At the URV webpage here

 

http://www.intercultural.urv.cat/masters/

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