Masters by Coursework

There are three streams within the Master of Interpreting and Translation Studies:

Translation only (February & July entry): offered for Chinese, French, German, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian and Spanish.

Core units:

APG5875 – Introduction to interpreting and translation studies

APG5690 – Applied translation

APG5048 – Translation for special purposes

Capstone units:

APG5883 – Major translation project part 1

APG5884 – Major translation project part 2

Elective units:

APG5876 – Theoretical issues in literary and cultural translation

APG5707 – Special topic in languages, cultures and linguistics

APG5044 – Professional internship

 

 

Combined interpreting and translation (February entry): offered for Chinese, French,  Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian and Spanish.

Core units:

APG5875 – Introduction to interpreting and translation studies

APG5049 – Theory and practice of interpreting

APG5690 – Applied translation

APG5691 – Intermediate interpreting

APG5048 – Translation for special purposes

Capstone unit:

APG5885 – Advanced interpreting

 

 

Conference interpreting and translation (February entry): offered for Chinese, French, Indonesian, Japanese and Spanish. NAATI accredited professional interpreters with three years of documented practice may be eligible for second semester (July) entry.

Core units:

APG5875 – Introduction to interpreting and translation studies

APG5049 – Theory and practice of interpreting

APG5690 – Applied translation

APG5691 – Intermediate interpreting

APG5874 – Practice of conference interpreting and translation

Capstone unit:

APG5616 – Conference interpreting

 

Students are expected to undertake professional internships/practicum as part of their degree. Through the internship students are able to pick up useful skills that help prepare them for the transition from university to work place. The internships provide a valuable networking opportunity for students and improve their graduate employability prospects.

Students may be eligible for NAATI accreditation on completion of the degree.

Further information on course structure is available via the Monash Handbook. For entry requirements, fees and applications, see Coursefinder.

 

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