GD168 - Graduate Diploma in Translating and Interpreting

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RMIT program code: GD168
Plan name: Graduate Diploma in Translating and Interpreting
Plan code: GD168P13
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 061260G

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2018 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete:

  Year One of Program
 

The Graduate Diploma requires you to complete 96 credit points.

The program structure includes a range of translating, interpreting, theory and application courses. Below is a list of the specific translating and interpreting courses you may complete as part of your program. All courses are worth 12 points except where indicated. Not all electives listed will be available each semester.

Core courses:

  • Theoretical Bases of Translating and Interpreting
  • Ethics and Professional Issues
  • Discourse Studies for Translators and Interpreters
  • Translation and Technology

Program Options:

  • Interpreting Accrediting Practice 1
  • Interpreting Accrediting Practice 2
  • Translating Accrediting Practice 
  • Pedagogy of Translating and Interpreting
  • Language Policy and Language Services

Students may be able to pick electives that are not listed here. Please speak to the program coordinator if you are planning to do electives from other disciplines/areas.

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Year One of Program

Please Note:

Interpreting Accrediting Practice (LANG1269) cannot be undertaken unless prior approval is sought from your Program Manager.

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Theoretical Bases of Translating and Interpreting12LANG1220City Campus1896 (FF)
Discourse Studies for Translators and Interpreters12LANG1219City Campus1980 (FF)
Ethics and Professional Issues12LANG1221City Campus1982 (WFF)
Translation and Technology12LANG1227City Campus1910 (FF)
AND

Complete 48 credit points of Program or Breadth Options.

AND

Program Option Courses

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Interpreting Accrediting Practice 112LANG1237City Campus1891 (FF)1985 (FF)
Interpreting Accrediting Practice 212YesLANG1238City Campus1990 (FF)
Language Policy and Language Services12LANG1226City Campus1893 (FF)
Pedagogy of Translating and Interpreting12LANG1228City Campus1993 (FF)
Interpreting Accrediting Practice24LANG1269City Campus1892 (FF)1991 (FF)
Translating Accrediting Practice24LANG1268City Campus1909 (FF)1995 (FF)
AND

Breadth Option Courses

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

International Project Management, Monitoring and Evaluation12YesHUSO2168City Campus1706 (INT)
Casework, Counselling and Advocacy12YesHWSS2111City Campus2024 (FF)
Working with Violence and Abuse12YesHWSS2159City Campus2174 (FF)
International NGOs, civil society and development12HUSO2096City Campus1678 (FF)
1679 (INT)
Global News Studies12COMM1224City Campus2438 (G074)
The Global Network12ISYS1186City Campus2016 (ONL)
2258
Criminal Behaviour Analysis12YesSOCU2254City Campus1739 (FF)
Comparative Criminal Justice Systems12HUSO2224City Campus1815 (FF)
Case Management Practice12YesSOCU2115City Campus1812 (FF)
Social and Political Theory12HUSO2075City Campus1796 (FF)
1797 (INT)
2038 (INT)
Crime Prevention12YesJUST2244City Campus1737 (FF)
Customs and Border Security12JUST2301City Campus1746 (INT)
International Policing12YesJUST2247City Campus1842 (INT)
Mental Health and Wellbeing12HUSO2271City Campus3399 (FF)2189 (FF)
Inter-Cultural Practices12HUSO2378City Campus1664 (INT)
Forensic Interviewing12JUST2285City Campus1837 (FF)
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Program Manager

Miranda Lai
Phone: +61 3 9925 3523
Email: miranda.lai@rmit.edu.au
Building 37, Level 5, Room 18
 

Administrative Enquiries:

RMIT Connect Student Portalhttps://rmit.service-now.com/connect

School of Global, Urban and Social Studies
Building 37, Level 3, Room 11
411 Swanston Street
Melbourne, 3000

Timetabling

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*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

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