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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2017 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

Courses required for NAATI accreditation:

  • Translating Accrediting Practice 
  • Interpreting Accrediting Practice 

Program Electives :

  • 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.

Program information/enrolment session details for semester 2, 2017:

Wednesday 5th July at 10:30 am in Building 80, Level 3, Room 6

OR

Friday 14th July at 10.30am in Building 37, Level 3, Room 4

 

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Year One of Program

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 Campus2573 (FF)
Discourse Studies for Translators and Interpreters12LANG1219City Campus2526 (FF)
Ethics and Professional Issues12LANG1221City Campus2592 (WFF)
Translation and Technology12YesLANG1227City Campus2575 (FF)
AND

Complete 48 credit points of Program or Breadth Electives. Select and Complete up to 24 Credit Points of Program Electives.

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Translating Accrediting Practice24LANG1268City Campus2574 (FF)2528 (FF)
Interpreting Accrediting Practice24LANG1269City Campus2572 (FF)2527 (FF)
Language Policy and Language Services12LANG1226City Campus2888 (FF)
Pedagogy of Translating and Interpreting12LANG1228City Campus3646 (FF)
AND

Select and Complete up to 24 Credit Points of Breadth Electives if 48 Credit Points not already completed.

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

International Project Management, Monitoring and Evaluation12YesHUSO2168City Campus2739 (FF)
2741 (INT)
Casework, Counselling and Advocacy12YesHWSS2111City Campus2640 (FF)
Working with Violence and Abuse12YesHWSS2159City Campus2660 (FF)
International NGOs, civil society and development12HUSO2096City Campus2659 (FF)
2660 (INT)
Global News Studies12COMM1224City Campus2870 (G074)
The Global Network12ISYS1186City Campus1968
3735 (ONL)
1910
3641 (ONL)
Criminal Behaviour Analysis12YesSOCU2254City Campus2732 (FF)
Case Management Practice12YesSOCU2115City Campus2859 (FF)
Social and Political Theory12HUSO2075City Campus3069 (FF)
3070 (INT)
2992 (INT)
Crime Prevention12YesJUST2244City Campus2735 (FF)
Terrorism and Society12YesPOLI1060City Campus2678 (FF)
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

 

For academic enquiries please contact the program coordinator:

Miranda Lai

Phone: 9925 3523

Email: miranda.lai@rmit.edu.au

 

For administrative or enrolment enquiries please conctact:

Email: guss.pgrd@rmit.edu.au

 

Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

Material fees

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Enrolment

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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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