Dublin City University DCU

Name Dublin City University
Abbreviation DCU
Organization Type School
Website http://www.dcu.ie/prospective/deginfo.php?classname=GTS
Contact Name Eithne O'Connell
Contact Phone +353 (0)1 700 5156
Contact Fax +353 (0)1 836 0830
Address Dublin City University,
City Dublin 9
Country Ireland
Description Postgraduate diploma / MA Translation studies

1 yr. full time

Postgraduate diploma / MA Translation studies (outline)

The Programme aims to provide advanced linguistic and technical training, leading to a postgraduate qualification in Translation Studies. The specific objectives of the programme are as follows: 1) to develop a range of professional and linguistic skills appropriate to the translation profession 2) to provide practical training in the translation of a range of specialised texts 3) to equip students with the technological tools and skills required in the profession 4) to introduce students to contemporary theoretical issues in Translation Studies.

The Graduate Diploma consists of a thirty-week (24 weeks taught) programme. Suitably qualified students may proceed to register for the Master's qualification, which requires the submission of a dissertation. Students may take one or two of the following languages: French, Spanish, German, Irish, Japanese. With the exception of the Irish option, most translation will be into English. Following the successful completion of the Graduate Diploma, suitably-qualified candidates may proceed to register for the M.A. in Translation Studies. They will be required to submit a dissertation of approx. 12,000 words.

DCU main URL
http://www.dcu.ie

Admission Criteria Has admission criteria.

Training Offers training.

Credential Offers credential(s).

If you have any additional or missing information on this organization, or if this record needs to be updated, please contact site staff via support request with the details. Thank you for helping to keep the database accurate.

ProZ.com store image

SDL Trados Business Manager Lite

Create customer quotes and invoices from within SDL Trados Studio

SDL Trados Business Manager Lite helps to simplify and speed up some of the daily tasks, such as invoicing and reporting, associated with running your freelance translation business.

More info »

ProZ.com store image

SDL MultiTerm 2021

One central location to store and manage multilingual terminology.

By providing access to all those involved in applying terminology (such as engineers, marketers, translators, and terminologists), our terminology management solution ensures consistent and high-quality content from source through to translation.

More info »

Your current localization setting

English

Select a language

All of ProZ.com
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search