Professional English-Spanish Translation, M.A.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    3128
    Tuition (Year)
    2910
    Tuition (Year)
  • English, Spanish
    Language
Universitat Rovira I Virgili ,
The master’s in Professional English translation seeks to train translation professionals capable of adapting to market needs, meeting clients expectations and successfully managing their own activity. For that purpose, students are offered a range of subjects aimed at developing translation skills related to business management and translation technologies. 
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  • Key facts
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  • Fees and funding

About

This maste’rs degree is aimed at graduate students in English and/or Spanish philology. Furthermore, translators and writers who work with both English and Spanish languages, as well as, scholars, teachers and, in general, any university graduate who wants to specialize in this field.

Career Opportunities

Graduates in University Master's Degree in Professional Translation: English-Spanish are capable of working in:

  • Publishing houses
  • Freelance translation
  • Translation agencies
  • Language services

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Working as a Professional in Translation
  • Business Management
  • Translation Strategies and Problem Solving (English-Spanish)
  • Translation Strategies and Problem Solving (Spanish-English) 
  • Tools for Specialized Translation
  • Tools for Subtitling
  • Revision, Editing and Post-Editing Translated Texts (English-Spanish)
  • Revision, Editing and Post-Editing Translated Texts (Spanish-English)
  • Work Placement
  • Final Master's Project

                Detailed Programme Facts

                • Full-time duration 12 months
                • Study intensity Full-time
                • Credits
                  60 ECTS
                • Languages
                  • Partially taught in English
                  • Partially taught in Spanish
                • Delivery mode
                  Blended
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                Specific requirements for admission to the master's programme

                • An undergraduate degree in any field.
                For students to be admitted to the programme,in addition to the general requirements for a master's programme, they must:

                • C1 certificate in English and Spanish according to the CEFR or native competence in both languages.

                Selection criteria

                • Evaluation of the students' academic record in the university degree that qualifies them for admission to the master's degree: up to 4 points.
                • Level of English/Spanish higher to the minimum required: up to 1 point.
                • Complementary certificated training (courses, seminars and other training activities) related to the Master's Degree Programme: up to 1 point.

                Tuition Fee Per Year

                • EUR 3128 International
                • EUR 2910 EU/EEA

                Tuition Fees:

                • 60 ECTS x 46 € = 2.760 €
                • Academic Fees = 150 €
                • Total = 2.910 € 

                  Funding

                  See the following website: http://www.urv.cat/masters_oficials/en_beques_edpd.html

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