MC214 - Master of Translating and Interpreting

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RMIT program code: MC214
Plan name: Master of Translating and Interpreting
Plan code: MC214
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 079083F

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 

The master degree requires you to complete 192 credit points. Alternatively, you can choose to complete a graduate diploma.

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
  • Advanced Theory of Translating and Interpreting
  • Advanced Discourse Studies
  • Research Strategies - Social Sciences
  • Extended Professional Project (24 credit points)

Courses required for NAATI accreditation:

  • Translating Accrediting Practice (24 credit points)
  • Interpreting Accrediting Practice (24 credit points)

Program Electives:

  • Pedagogy of Translating and Interpreting
  • Language Policy and Language Services
  • Master Minor Thesis (24 credit points)

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 1, 2017

15th of February at 10:00 am in building 37, level 3, room 4

or

24th of February at 10:00 am 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

Program Electives: Complete 48 credit points of Program or Breadth Electives. Select and Complete up to 48 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

Breadth Electives: 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

Language, Diversity and Global Security12HUSO2343City Campus2594 (FF)
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)
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Complete the following Four (4) Courses

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Advanced Theory of Translating and Interpreting12LANG1223City Campus2571 (FF)2524 (FF)
Advanced Discourse Studies12LANG1229City Campus2570 (FF)2525 (FF)
Research Strategies - Social Sciences12YesHUSO2079City Campus2616 (FF)
2618 (INT)
2585 (FF)
2586 (INT)
Extended Professional Project24LANG1231City Campus2622 (WFF)2593 (WFF)
AND

Program Electives: Complete 36 credit points of Program or Breadth Electives. Select and Complete up to 36 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

Breadth Electives: Select and Complete up to 12 Credit Points of Breadth Electives if 36 Credit Points not already completed.

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Language, Diversity and Global Security12HUSO2343City Campus2594 (FF)
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 Acting 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

 

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