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Postgraduate Diploma in Translation
翻譯深造文憑

CEF Reimbursable Course

CEF Reimbursable Course

Course Code
TL001A
Application Code
2170-TL001A

Credit
60
Study mode
Part-time
Start Date
To be advised
Duration
6 + 9 months
Language
Cantonese and English
Course Fee
1. Application fee: HK$150

2. Course fees
- Modules 6-10: HK$23,500

(Fees are non-refundable and cannot be transferred.)
Deadline on 17 Jan 2024 (Wed)
Enquiries
3762 0830
2548 7027
How to Apply
for direct entry to modules 6-10, applicants will be required to attend a 3-hour language competency test. Date: 22 JAN 2023; Time: 19:00 - 22:00; Venue: to be announced.

Highlights

The programme provides systematic training in translation for those who have a degree in any discipline other than translation.
 

Good language skills, particularly English and Chinese, have become increasingly important in this age of communication, in business and daily life. Learning translation can help students to improve proficiency in both languages, and become effecive communicators.

Programme Details

The programme consists of ten modules and is now recruiting students for modules 6-10 (in bold type):

Students can take modules 1-5 and exit the programme with the award of Postgraduate Certificate in Translation.  They can also continue to study modules 6-10 and, upon successful completion of all 10 modules, get the award of Postgraduate Diploma in Translation.  Exemption from modules 1-5 can be given to those who pass a 3-hour competency test (see Entry Requirements).

1. Theory and Practice of Translation

2. Contrastive Studies and Linguistics

3. English-Chinese Translation

4. Chinese-English Translation

5. Media Translation

6. Commercial and Financial Translation 

7. Legal Translation

8. Literary Translation

9. Culture and Translation

10. Translation Project

Assessment is based on coursework, examination, and project.

Application Code 2170-TL001A -

Days / Time
  • Mon, Thu, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Venue

Fee

Application Fee

HK$150 (Non-refundable)

Course Fee
  • 1. Application fee: HK$150

    2. Course fees
    - Modules 6-10: HK$23,500

    (Fees are non-refundable and cannot be transferred.)

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Applicants shall

  1. (a) hold a bachelor’s degree in any discipline other than translation awarded by a recognized institute; or

  (b) hold the membership of the Chartered Institute of Linguists (CIOL),

and

   2.   (a) have to pass a 1-hour competency test (this group of students will start their study from Module 1); or

  (b) have to pass a 3-hour competency test (this group of students will start their study from Module 6).

Applicants who cannot pass the 3-hour competency test may be considered for entry to the programme by starting their study from Module 1. 

CEF

  • The CEF Institution Code of HKU SPACE is 100
CEF Courses
Postgraduate Diploma in Translation
翻譯深造文憑
COURSE CODE 38G148615 FEES $23,500 ENQUIRY 3762-0830

Continuing Education Fund


 

Continuing Education Fund Continuing Education Fund
This course has been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund.

Postgraduate Diploma in Translation

  • This course is recognised under the Qualifications Framework (QF Level [6])

Apply

Application Form Application Form

Enrolment Method

Application Procedures

  • NEW applicants:

Complete and submit the special application form by post or in person on or before the application deadline stated above at any HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres together with:

  1. Copies of your HKID card and certificate(s) proving your highest education qualification(s), and
  2. An application fee of HK$150 (In person: by cash, VISA, MasterCard, EPS; by post: cheque, payable to “HKU SPACE”) (Application fee is non-refundable and cannot be transferred.)
  3. If submission by mail, please post the application form with 1. and 2. to the below address:

Attn: Gideon Ip

11/F Fortress Tower,

250 King's Road, North Point, Hong Kong.

 

  • Graduates of Postgraduate Certificate in Translation:

Complete and send the special application form with your certificate copy of Postgraduate Certificate in Translation to Programme Team at gideon.ip@hkuspace.hku.hk on or before the application deadline stated above (Application fee and entrance test are waived)

 

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