Medical and Health Translation (Distance Course), Master

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    46
    Tuition (Credit)
    46
    Tuition (Credit)
  • English, Spanish (take IELTS)
    Language
Online
The medical and health translation market is steadily growing and today represents a large proportion of all scientific and technical translation. Publishing houses, pharmaceutical laboratories, international organisations, hospitals and other centres from the health sector have to fulfil a wide range of quality interlinguistic and intercultural communication needs.
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About

The medical and health translation market is steadily growing and today represents a large proportion of all scientific and technical translation. Publishing houses, pharmaceutical laboratories, international organisations, hospitals and other centres from the health sector have to fulfil a wide range of quality interlinguistic and intercultural communication needs.

In the eleven years that this programme has been taught, it has filled a niche in specialised training, provided a solution for a particular sector of the translation market and opened a career path for students. Thanks to the work carried out since it was established, the programme has a highly consolidated teaching team, methodology, academic programme and online teaching-learning pedagogy and technology.

Accreditation

Number of credits: 60 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System)

Duration: 1 academic years

Dates: October 2012 - June 2013

Directed to: Graduates in Translation and Interpreting.
Graduates in Medicine, Nursery, Biology or related studies. Graduates in Philology. Professionals with experience as translators in the medical and health field.

Cost: In accordance with official fees yet to be announced. 2011 cost: 31,41 EUR/credit.

Further information:

Academic information:

Telephone: (+34) 964 729 676 / 509

E-mail: tradmed@uji.es / borreda@fugen.uji.es

www.tradmed.uji.es

INFOCAMPUS

Telephones: (+34) 964 38 77 77
E-mail: info@uji.es

Universitat Jaume I. Campus del Riu Sec. 12071 Castellón de la Plana (Castellón, Spain)

Programme Structure

The medical and health translation market is steadily growing and today represents a large proportion of all scientific and technical translation. Publishing houses, pharmaceutical laboratories, international organisations, hospitals and other centres from the health sector have to fulfil a wide range of quality interlinguistic and intercultural communication needs.

In the eleven years that this programme has been taught, it has filled a niche in specialised training, provided a solution for a particular sector of the translation market and opened a career path for students. Thanks to the work carried out since it was established, the programme has a highly consolidated teaching team, methodology, academic programme and online teaching-learning pedagogy and technology.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
    • Spanish
  • Delivery mode
    Online
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Tuition Fee Per Credit

  • EUR 46 International
  • EUR 46 EU/EEA

€46.20/credit

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