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Thread poster: Anaviva
Anaviva  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 16:05
Member (2004)
Spanish to English
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Feb 7, 2006

Hi everyone,

I'm thinking of doing a distance learning course as part of my professional development and was just wondering if anyone knows of a comprehensive site that lists distance learning university courses for translators/interpreters. I'm particularly interested in courses in Europe.

I already have an MA in Translation & Interpreting and am looking for supplementary courses.

Thanks in advance for your feedback.

Ana



[Edited at 2006-02-07 09:30]

[Edited at 2006-02-07 09:31]


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Katherine Mérignac  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 16:05
Member (2004)
French to English
WLS Feb 7, 2006

Hi Ana,

I don't know if such a list exists, but I did look into this a little last year because I was interested in doing a course and ended up chosing WLS (based in Ireland) because there was some good feedback about it.

I wouldn't like to recommend it exactly, because I've only just started the course, but they have been very helpful and friendly so far.

Good luck,

K


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Anne McKee
Local time: 16:05
French to English
WLS in Dublin Feb 7, 2006

I am doing a distance learning course for translating with the WLS in Dublin, they have their own certificate and also prepare you for the IOL translation diploma.

I have been very happy with the course and the results.


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Sashenka Ljuben  Identity Verified
Macedonia (FYROM)
Local time: 16:05
Member (2005)
English to Macedonian
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Also interested in the same topic Feb 7, 2006

Hi,

I am very glad that someone asked this question as I am also very interested in it. I come from Macedonia, a country which is not an EU member and my language combination is Macdonian/English. I was always wondering if there are any possibilities to enter into some kind of distance learning programme where my language combination would not be an impediment. I tried to search on the Internet, but without any success, so I am also looking forward to reading the comments on this topic.

Thanks,

Sashenka


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Natalya Zelikova  Identity Verified
Ukraine
Local time: 17:05
Member (2003)
English to Russian
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some links Feb 7, 2006

Hi Ana,

Try this for UK distance courses - http://www.educationuk.org
And this one
+ http://www.hyperstudy.com

But if you ask something like ("distance learning" translation) in Google, you'll get links to relevant courses/universities or courses' lists. You can replace "translation" with any other subject.


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