Curriculum

As a Translation & Localization Management is a four semester, 60 credit program.

MA in Translation and Localization Management

Translation & Localization Management is a four semester, 60 credit program. Students generally take their courses in the following sequence:

Semester 1 (Fall)

  • Introduction to Translation Written/Sight B-A (4)
  • Introduction to Translation Written/Sight A-B (optional)
  • Introduction to Computer-Assisted Translation (CAT)/Intensive CAT (2)
  • Survey of Accounting (3)
  • Localization Project Management (2)
  • Electives

Semester 2 (Spring)

  • Intermediate Translation Written/Sight B-A (4)
  • Intermediate Translation Written/Sight A-B (optional)
  • Advanced CAT (if Intensive CAT was taken, replace with electives)  (2)
  • Marketing Management (for non-MBA) (3)
  • Electives

Semester 3 (Fall)

  • Overview of Translation and Interpretation Studies (1)
  • Contemporary Research on Translation (1-2)
  • Advanced Translation I B-A (4)
  • Localization as a Profession (2)
  • Software Localization (2)
  • Terminology Management (2)
  • Management Elective (2)

Semester 4 (Spring)

  • Advanced Translation II B-A (4)
  • Website Localization (2)
  • Localization Project Portfolio (2)
  • Translation Management Systems (2)
  • Elective