TRANSLATION AND INTERPRETING STUDIES DISSERTATION - 2022/3

Module code: TRAM505

Module provider

School of Literature and Languages

Module Leader

GOUGH Joanna (Lit & Langs)

Number of Credits: 60

ECTS Credits: 30

Framework: FHEQ Level 7

JACs code: 101130

Module cap (Maximum number of students): N/A

Overall student workload

Workshop Hours: 6

Independent Learning Hours: 590

Tutorial Hours: 4

Module Availability

Year long

Module content

Assessment pattern

Assessment type Unit of assessment Weighting
Project (Group/Individual/Dissertation) topic-based OR interpreting/translation+commentary (10-12K words) OR work placement (min. 150 hrs)+report (8-10K words) 100

Alternative Assessment

N/A

Assessment Strategy

Module aims

Learning outcomes

Attributes Developed

Attributes Developed

C - Cognitive/analytical

K - Subject knowledge

T - Transferable skills

P - Professional/Practical skills

Methods of Teaching / Learning

Indicated Lecture Hours (which may also include seminars, tutorials, workshops and other contact time) are approximate and may include in-class tests where one or more of these are an assessment on the module. In-class tests are scheduled/organised separately to taught content and will be published on to student personal timetables, where they apply to taken modules, as soon as they are finalised by central administration. This will usually be after the initial publication of the teaching timetable for the relevant semester.

Reading list

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Programmes this module appears in

Programme Semester Classification Qualifying conditions
Translation MA(YEAR LONG) Year-long Compulsory A weighted aggregate mark of 50% is required to pass the module
Interpreting (Chinese Pathway) MA(YEAR LONG) Year-long Compulsory A weighted aggregate mark of 50% is required to pass the module
Interpreting MA(YEAR LONG) Year-long Compulsory A weighted aggregate mark of 50% is required to pass the module
Translation and Interpreting MA(YEAR LONG) Year-long Compulsory A weighted aggregate mark of 50% is required to pass the module

Please note that the information detailed within this record is accurate at the time of publishing and may be subject to change. This record contains information for the most up to date version of the programme / module for the 2022/3 academic year.