Graduate Diploma in Translation

Domestic

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Local
Delivery ModeOn campus
LocationBankstown
Duration 1F / 2P
Intake InformationSemester 1 (Autumn) ; Semester 2 (Spring)
UAC Code950604
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Key :  FFull time study,  P = Part time study,  A =  Accelerated full time study

Part-time refers to study load, not to timetabling of evening classes.

International

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International
Delivery ModeOn campus
LocationBankstown
Duration1F
Intake InformationSemester 1 (Autumn) ; Semester 2 (Spring)
Course Code1776.1 [CRICOS Code 058261M] 
Fee Information

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Key :  FFull time study,  P = Part time study,  A =  Accelerated full time study

Part-time refers to study load, not to timetabling of evening classes.

Details

Comprising six units of study, the Graduate Diploma in Translation is suited to fluent bilinguals seeking a theoretical background as they acquire the high level skills necessary to practise as professional translators. All practical components are informed by the theories of Interpreting, Translation, related disciplines and the results of current research. 

Subject to demand, the languages available are Arabic, Japanese, Mandarin or Spanish.

Units

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Career Opportunities for the Graduate Diploma in Translation

UWS Interpreting and Translation courses allow you to work in Australia as a professional interpreter and translator in a wide range of settings in both government and private sectors.

Other opportunities might include pursuing further studies towards a PhD, developing a teaching career in interpreting and translation or establishment of a small business as an interpreter and translator.

Academic Profile

Doctor Ignacio Garcia

Dr Ignacio Garcia is a senior lecturer at the School of Humanities and Communication Arts, University of Western Sydney, where he teaches and researches on Translation and Spanish. His current interest is on the deployment of digital technology to assist bilinguals to translate and everyone to interact in unfamiliar linguistic environments. He has published in academic and professional journals on translation memory, translation memo…

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How to apply

All domestic applications for entry to Western Sydney University postgraduate courses must be made through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) (opens in a new window). Step by step instructions are available on the How to Apply pages.

All international applications for entry to Western Sydney University postgraduate courses must be made via the International Student Admission Application form. Step by step instructions are available on the International Admissions pages.

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