48 months
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16950 GBP/year
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About

On the Modern Languages, Translation and Interpreting (Hons) degree from Swansea University, you can explore two languages, along with translation and interpreting, opening doors to exciting potential careers around the world.

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Overview

As well as developing your language skills in French, German or Spanish, you will gain knowledge and practical skills to prepare you for a career in translation or interpreting.

You will also spend a year abroad, studying in one of our partner institutions with excellent translation and interpretation programmes – an exciting and valuable opportunity, which will further boost your student experience and your employment prospects.

If you are considering a career in translation or interpreting, this degree provides a foundation of the knowledge, skills and professional practice you will need.

You will have two working languages, usually taking one from beginner level. As you improve your competence in the languages, you will gain a deeper understanding of the cultures and societies where these languages are used.

Career

This Modern Languages, Translation and Interpreting (Hons) degree from Swansea University can open doors to exciting career opportunities in the UK and internationally.

Our graduates have careers in:

  • education
  • translation and interpreting
  • journalism, media and public relations
  • government, politics and humanitarian organisations
  • business and commerce
  • public services

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Grammar and Meaning in Translation and Interpreting
  • Concepts in Translation and Interpreting
  • Language Teaching Methodology
  • Modern European Film: Themes and Perspectives
  • Modern Languages - Language Teaching
  • Computer-Assisted Translation
  • Dialogue Interpreting

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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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

  • International

    16950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16950 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9000 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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