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Hong Kong is always in need of personnel skilled in both English and Chinese. Regardless of title or profession, individuals frequently find themselves tapped for translation tasks; competency in multiple languages is a solid foundation for continued studies in any discipline and is often a prerequisite for career advancement.

The School offers translation programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels which aim to nurture sensitivity to languages and help students understand the nature of translation work.

Translation Programmes

Programmes Type

Programme Type

Microcredential

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Class Schedule

Financial Assistance

Venue

Hong Kong Island

Kowloon

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Hong Kong is always in need of personnel skilled in both English and Chinese. Regardless of title or profession, individuals frequently find themselves tapped for translation tasks; competency in multiple languages is a solid foundation for continued studies in any discipline and is often a prerequisite for career advancement.  The School offers translation programmes to nurture sensitivity to languages and help students understand the nature of translation work.

This programme provides systematic training in translation for those who already have degree or equivalent qualifications.
PT
Start 16 APR 2024 (TUE)
Duration 6 months
Fee 1. Application fee is HK$150 (In person : by cash, VISA, MasterCard, EPS; By post : by cheque -payable to “HKU SPACE”)

2. Course fee: HK$21,300 to be paid on notification of acceptance.

*Fees are non-refundable and cannot be transferred.

PROGRAMME OBJECTIVES  / 課程目標

The programme examines the benefits and challenges of artificial intelligence (AI) in translation, including its impacts on the quality of translations, the role of human translators, and the potential ethical issues. It will also explore how AI can be used to improve the efficiency and accuracy of translation through machine learning algorithms and natural language processing techniques. Students will learn to collaborate with AI to provide translation for a variety of text types, including general documents, marketing materials, and literary texts.
 
PT
Start 08 MAY 2024 (WED)
Duration 30 hours
Fee HK$5,700
The programme provides systematic training in translation for those who have a degree in any discipline other than translation.
 
PT
Start To be advised
Duration 6 + 9 months
Fee 1. Application fee: HK$150

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

(Fees are non-refundable and cannot be transferred.)
FT
Start To be advised
Duration 2 years