The following are lists of classes typically offered in the MA in Translation program.

MA in Translation Curriculum

Semester 1 (Fall)

  • Introduction to Translation Written/Sight B-A (4)
  • Introduction to Translation Written/Sight A-B (4)
  • Introduction to Interpretation: B-A, A-B (4)
  • Introduction to (CAT)/ Intensive CAT (2)
  • Electives
    • Three-language tack requires: Introduction to Translation Written/Sight C-English (2-4)

Semester 2 (Spring)

  • Intermediate Translation Written/Sight B-A (4)
  • Intermediate Translation Written/Sight A-B* (4)
  • Advanced CAT (if Intensive CAT was taken, replace with electives) (2)
  • Electives
    • Three-language tack requires: Intermediate Translation C-English (2-4)

      * Three-language tack Intermediate Translation A-B (2-4 units) at discretion of the Translation & Interpretation (T&I) Language Coordinator 

Semester 3 (Fall)

  • Overview of Translation and Interpretation Studies (1)
  • Contemporary Research on Translation (2)
  • Advanced Translation I B-A (4)
  • Advanced Translation I A-B* (2-4)
  • Translation Practicum (2)
  • Directed Study: Thesis Option (optional) (2)
  • Electives
    • Three-language tack requires: Advanced Translation I C-English (2-4)

      * Three-language tack Advanced Translation A-B (0-4 units) at discretion of T&I Language Coordinator 

Semester 4 (Spring)

  • Translation and Interpretation as a Profession (1-2)
  • Advanced Translation II  B-A (4)
  • Advanced Translation II  A-B* (2-4)
  • Translation Practicum (2)
  • Directed Study: Thesis Option (optional) (2) 
  • Electives
    • Three-language tack requires: Advanced Translation II C-English (2-4)

      * Three-language tack Advanced Translation A-B (0-4 units) at discretion of T&I Language Coordinator