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English - Chinese Translation and Interpreting (Hons)

Swansea University

36 months
15850 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
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The English - Chinese Translation and Interpreting (Hons) degree from Swansea University will allow you to develop translation and interpreting skills. With more than 950 million Mandarin-Chinese native speakers worldwide it’s often the most common language required for professional translation services.


Studying this three-year English - Chinese Translation and Interpreting (Hons) degree from Swansea University opens up a range of exciting career opportunities by helping you develop skills, which are highly valued by employers.

During your degree you will study practical training modules in our computer labs, with leading software tools, so you can undertake computer-assisted translation in your profession.

You will experience an external virtual learning environment through mobile apps and online videos and class discussions, group work, role-play and translation projects which will ensure you have the right skills for the workplace.


Our graduates have careers in translation and interpreting for business organisations, education, media and public relations, government and public services. Translators work in a variety of environments from freelance to in-house  with established companies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced English for Academic Purposes
  • Advanced English 1 - Media and Public Relations 
  • Concepts in Translation and Interpreting 
  • Grammar and Meaning in Translation and Interpreting
  • English-Chinese Translation Workshop 1 (Journalism and Marketing)

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Our standard entry requirement is BBB (UCAS tariff points 120) or equivalent. All offers are made following a review of the application form, predicted/achieved grades and subjects, the reference and personal statement. We also accept a range of advanced level qualifications including: International Baccalaureate 32; Welsh Baccalaureate - grade equivalent to A-level; Access to Higher Education and Open University qualifications, and Extended Project.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15850 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 15850 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Swansea

727 - 1379 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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