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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2021 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete: All courses listed may not be available each semester.

  Year One Semester One
 
AND  PROGRAM BREADTH OPTION COURSES
 

The Graduate Diploma requires you to complete a total of 96 credit points in accordance with the program structure as outlined below.

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.

Please note that not all courses listed will be available each semester.

 

You must complete the following three (3) core courses (36 credit points):

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

AND complete one (1) of the following two (2) courses (12 credit points)

  • Interpreting Accrediting Practice 1
    or
  • Translating Accrediting Practice 1

AND complete

  • 48 credit points of Breadth Option Courses (from the Breadth Option Course list below)

 

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

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Year One Semester One

Please check both sections and make sure you enrol in the required core courses and elective options (see above).

If you are unsure about your enrolment load for the semester, please contact the program manager or log an inquiry through the RMIT Connect portal.

Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Theoretical Bases of Translating and Interpreting12LANG1220City Campus2168 (FF)
Discourse Studies for Translators and Interpreters12LANG1219City Campus2148 (FF)
Ethics and Professional Issues12LANG1221City Campus2170 (WFF)2149 (WFF)
AND

Complete One (1) of the following Two (2) courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Interpreting Accrediting Practice 112LANG1237City Campus2176 (FF)2151 (FF)
Translation Accrediting Practice 112LANG1222City Campus2186 (FF)2154 (FF)
AND

Complete Forty Eight (48) credit points of PROGRAM BREATH OPTION COURSES:

 
AND

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PROGRAM BREADTH OPTION COURSES

Program Breath Option Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Interpreting Accrediting Practice 112LANG1237City Campus2176 (FF)2151 (FF)
Interpreting Accrediting Practice 212YesLANG1238City Campus2197 (FF)2180 (FF)
Translation Accrediting Practice 112LANG1222City Campus2186 (FF)2154 (FF)
Translation and Technology12LANG1227City Campus2184 (FF)
Advanced English Language 112LANG1254City Campus2201 (FF)2182 (FF)
 

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Program structure enquiries

 

Program Manager

Dr Erika Gonzalez Garcia
Email: erika.gonzalezgarcia@rmit.edu.au
Phone: +61 3 9925 0428
Location:  B037 F05 R017

Administrative Enquiries:

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

School of Global, Urban and Social Studies
360 Swanston Street, Melbourne 3000
B008 F10 R047

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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