Master in Innovative Technologies in Translation: French/ Spanish/ Italian

Saint Petersburg University

Program Description

Master in Innovative Technologies in Translation: French/ Spanish/ Italian

Saint Petersburg University

BENEFITS OF THE PROGRAMME

  • The continuity of traditions of the oldest Russia’s schools of thought.
  • Unique courses developed by SPbU experts, cutting-edge teaching techniques and technology.
  • A wide range of research topics and methodologies in the area of foreign languages.
  • Extensive training in a specialized and competitive area of translation.

AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

  • Innovative Technology in Translation: French
  • Innovative Technology in Translation: Spanish
  • Innovative Technology in Translation: Italian

MAIN COURSES

  • History of Language
  • History of Linguistics and Methods of Linguistic Research
  • Screen Translation
  • Computer-Aided Translation Tools
  • Lexicology
  • Methods of Linguistic Analysis
  • General Translation Theory
  • Fundamentals of Contrastive Linguistics
  • Translation of Documentation
  • Translation / Consecutive Interpreting from Russian
  • Semiotics
  • Philosophy of Language
  • Literary Translation / Simultaneous Interpreting

KEY SKILLS

  • Ability to apply translation transformations for achieving the required level of equivalence and representation in all kinds of translation
  • Consecutive interpreting and sight translation skills
  • Note-taking skills in consecutive interpreting
  • Working knowledge of methods used for comprehensive assessment of complex translation projects from/to Romance languages, involving modern computer-assisted translation tools, terminology management features, and linguistic software

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

The programme trains translators in general and specialized focus areas. Graduates are well-equipped to join the translation market and perform practical and managerial tasks using cutting-edge translation technologies.

GRADUATES ARE WELL-PLACED TO PROVIDE HIGH-QUALITY

  • translation services (translation, consecutive and simultaneous interpreting) to natural and legal persons or embark on a career in translation departments of international organizations
  • language consulting
  • language services management (management of project teams and translation departments)
  • translator training
  • applied research in linguistics and related disciplines
  • postgraduate study in Russia or abroad
This school offers programs in:
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Italian


Last updated May 16, 2018
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Russia - St. Petersburg
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