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

MA in Translation & Interpretation 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 (2)
  • Introduction to Interpretation: A-B (2)
  • Introduction to Computer-Assisted Translation (CAT) (2) (recommended)

Semester 2 (Spring)

  • Intermediate Translation Written/Sight B-A (4)
  • Intermediate Translation Written/Sight A-B (2-4)
  • Intermediate Interpretation - Consecutive B-A (2)
  • Intermediate Interpretation - Consecutive A-B (2)
  • Intermediate Interpretation - Simultaneous B-A (2) (recommended)
  • Advanced CAT (2) (recommended)

Semester 3 (Fall)

  • Overview of Translation Studies (1)
  • Contemporary Research on Translation or Contemporary Research on Interpretation (1-2)
  • Advanced Translation I (4)*
  • Advanced Interpretation I - Consecutive B-A (2)
  • Advanced Interpretation I - Consecutive A-B (2)
  • Advanced Interpretation I - Simultaneous B-A (2) (recommended)
  • Electives 


    *Allocation of the 4 units and language direction to be determined in consultation with the T&I Language Coordinator

    Simultaneous A-B at the discretion of the T&I Language Coordinator 

Semester 4 (Spring)

  • Translation and Interpretation as a Profession (1-2)
  • Advanced Translation II  (4)*
  • Advanced Interpretation II - Consecutive B-A (2)
  • Advanced Interpretation II - Consecutive A-B (2)
  • Advanced Interpretation II - Simultaneous B-A (2) (recommended)
  • Electives 


    *Allocation of the 4 units and language direction to be determined in consultation with the T&I Language Coordinator

    Simultaneous A-B at the discretion of the T&I Language Coordinator