UK MA and MPhil translation courses
Thread poster: Amy Williams

Amy Williams  Identity Verified
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Jan 19, 2003

Dear all,

I am currently looking to do an MPhil in translation. Does anyone have any inside information on courses in the UK? The MPhil information in the pile of glossy brochures I\'ve received tends to be hidden in page corners while the MA info is much more obvious.

I would be grateful for any help.

Many thanks,

Amy


www.amywilliams.co.uk


 

Aisha Maniar  Identity Verified
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courses in the UK! Jan 19, 2003

hi Amy,

I have recently completed an MSc at the University of Edinburgh in Translation Studies. Italian is one of the languages offered, and I do know that they offer MPhils and PhDs in translation, as some of my colleagues have gone to do them! I also believe that UCL in London and Leeds offer such courses.

Good luck with finding one!

best wishes

Aisha


 

Peter Linton  Identity Verified
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UK translation courses Jan 19, 2003

The UK translation scene is currently changing quite rapidly, with new courses being added and others closing down.

I am currently doing an M.Sc in Technical Translation at Imperial College, London. The course only started in 2001. I think it is very good. Several colleagues are doing Italian:English. Have a look at http://www.hu.ic.ac.uk/translation/

or contact me.



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Alison Schwitzgebel
France
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Check out... Jan 19, 2003

Heriot Watt, near Edinburgh, UK


http://www.hw.ac.uk/prosp/ug/courses/alt.php


Bath University, England


(couldn\'T find a link for that course)


...and the following complete list of T&I courses in the UK


http://www.languagesnto.org.uk/careers/pdf/course_iti.pdf


Good luck! icon_smile.gif


 

Amy Williams  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
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Thank you for your suggestions Jan 20, 2003

Thanks!

 

Anne-Charlotte PERRIGAUD  Identity Verified
France
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British Institute in Paris, University of London Jan 30, 2003

The University of London offers a variety of quality translation courses leading to a certificate, a diploma, an M.A in French and English Translation as well as M. Phil and PhD courses in Translation.


www.bip.lon.ac.uk


The institute is based in Paris and is the only place that offers the courses leading to the University of London MA in French and English Translation.


This is where I completed my MA course.

The lecturers are highly experienced professional translators. They\'re helpful and supportive.


Regards,


Anne-Charlotte PERRIGAUD

www.e-frenchtranslations.com



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