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Imperial College London (Univ. of London) (ICL)


Name Imperial College London (Univ. of London)
Short NameICL
Organization typeSchool
Web sitehttp://www.hu.ic.ac.uk/translation/wlcm.html
Contact NameMr Mark Shuttleworth
Contact Phone+44 (0)20 7594 8833
Contact Fax+44 (0)20 7594 8759
Address Humanities Programme, Mechanical Engineering Build
Imperial College London,
CityLondon SW7 2AZ
CountryUnited Kingdom
DescriptionMSc in Scientific, Technical and Medical Translation with Translation Technology

PhD translation research

MSc introduction:

Imperial College is an internationally recognised centre of excellence for both teaching and research in all areas of science, technology and medicine. As part of the University of London it offers degrees which are held in high regard the world over.
As well as having full access to all the College's own excellent facilities, its 3,000-plus postgraduate students are able to use the library resources of other major colleges within the University of London.

The MSc in Scientific, Technical and Medical Translation with Translation Technology (MScTrans), a new and exciting Masters programme offered by the Humanities Programme of Imperial College London, is designed to provide training for those intending to enter the field of specialised translation. It offers participants the opportunity to develop their translation and language skills, to deepen their understanding of the workings of language as an essential tool of communication and to gain vital experience in the rapidly developing area of translation technology. As a graduate of the programme you will be equipped with the practical competence needed for professional work in the fields of translation and software localisation and for research work in translation studies. Moreover, the focus on scientific, technical and medical translation together with the emphasis on computational tools and translation practice in specific language pairs makes this attractive course a unique contribution to translation studies in the UK.

Languages catered for:
Chinese, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portugese, Russian, Spanish (mostly available in either direction, one way in a few cases).

Imperial College London (ICL)
(University of London)
main ICL website http://www.imperial.ac.uk





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