Graduate Diploma in Translation and Transcultural Communication (GDipTrnsltnTrnscultComm)

Program Code

GDTTC

Program Minimum Units

24

Standard Duration

1 Year

Program Faculty

Faculty of Arts

AQF Level

08

Academic Year

2017

Special Notes

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies).

Overview

This program is designed for students fluent in both Chinese and English seeking a career as a professional translator. It provides students with skills and knowledge in cultural and social studies, cross-cultural communication and practical skills in translation. The program is approved by the National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters (NAATI).

The Graduate Diploma in Translation and Transcultural Communication is an AQF Level 8 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 1 year.

Academic Program Rules for Graduate Diploma in Translation and Transcultural Communication

There shall be a Graduate Diploma in Translation and Transcultural Communication.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the Graduate Diploma in Translation and Transcultural Communication, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 24 units, comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 24 units
Core Courses

All of the following courses must be completed:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
CHIN 5008 Advanced Language Studies for Translation 3
CHIN 5009 Advanced Translation: English to Chinese 3
CHIN 5010 Advanced Translation: Chinese to English 3
CHIN 5011 Business and Legal Translation 3
CHIN 5012 Professional Translation and Translators 3
CHIN 5013 Reconciling Chinese and Western Thinking 3
CHIN 5014 Translation and Negotiating Cultures 3
CHIN 5015 Translation Internship 3