Linguistic and Cultural Mediation, Bachelor

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    4766 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
    1842 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
  • English, Italian
    Language
University rank #501 (WUR) ,
The programme gives students the language base and the economic legal knowledge needed to carry out activities inherent to relations between the European area and Chinese, Spanish or English speaking countries, e.g. management of economic cultural exchange processes. Two curricula available: Chinese-English and Spanish English. Available languages: Chinese, Cantonese, Spanish, English.

About

This First Cycle Degree Programme is characterised by a technical approach to the study of languages and to oral and written mediation. The programme includes linguistic-cultural courses, including: liaison interpreting in the two main languages (English and Spanish); elements of international law and business administration. As for linguistic courses, attendance is compulsory. The degree programme is based on innovative teaching methods, including the use of language and IT laboratories. It also requires students to spend a semester in Spain.

Scholarships for graduates will be available in Spain (Tandem Escuela Internacional de Madrid).

Occupational profiles
  • First-cycle graduates may work as interpreters, experts of commercial relations with domestic and international markets, translators, tour guides, cultural mediators and linguistic mediators in schools.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
    • Italian
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Attendance
  • Attendance is compulsory for language, general linguistics, liaison interpreting and translation courses.
Examination assessment and graduation
  • The educational activities include classroom teaching, workshops and internships, in order to acquire wide-ranging skills that can be readily transferable into the world of work.
  • Knowledge acquired by students will be assessed through written and oral exams during the entire university career.
  • The degree exam consists in preparing a paper/thesis, evaluated according to methods similar to those of written exams but not in the presence of the student. The supervisor may require an oral discussion of the paper/thesis, in case he/she considers it to be necessary.
Access to further studies
  • Specialist Master’s Programmes (1st level) and Second Cycle Degree Programmes

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

  • In addition to a successful outcome of the admission test, a previous suitable background is required: each curriculum needs a specific knowledge, which the student should have before enrolling the university, in order to attend the course successfully.
  • If the results of the test are negative, the student can enroll, but he/she receives a supplementary educational debt (OFA), which means that the student must fill any gaps in his/ her background through specific activities organized by the University.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4766 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4766 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1842 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1842 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.

Living costs for Venice

600 - 950 EUR/month
Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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