Postgraduate Diploma in Translation - HKU SPACE: Translation courses
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Postgraduate Diploma in Translation
翻譯深造文憑

Course Code
TL001A
Application Code
2070-TL001A

Study mode
Part-time
Start Date
06 Mar 2023 (Mon)
Next intake(s)
2024 Spring
Duration
9 months
Language
Cantonese and English
Course Fee
1. Application fee: HK$150

2. Course fee: HK$22,300 (to be paid on notification of acceptance)

(Fees are non-refundable and cannot be transferred.)
How to Apply
Deadline on 05 Jan 2023 (Thu)
Enquiries
3762 0830
2548 7027
*Attention* applicants are required to attend a three-hour entrance test on 12 January 2023 (Thu) from 7 pm to 10 pm.

This is CEF Reimbursable Course.

This 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.

This programme consists of five modules:

  1. Commercial and Financial Translation
  2. Legal Translation
  3. Literary Translation
  4. Culture and Translation
  5. Translation Project

Assessment is based on  all coursework, examination, attendance and translation project.

Application Code 2070-TL001A -

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

Entry Requirements

Applicants should

  1. have  the  HKU SPACE Postgraduate Certificate in Translation; OR
  2.  (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

  3.  have to pass a 3-hour entrance test.

Note (i): NEW applicants are required to attend a three-hour entrance test from 7:00pm to 10:00pm on Thurssday, 12 January 2023 at one of the HKU SPACE Learning Centres (exact venue to be confirmed).

Note (ii): Graduates of Postgraduate Certificate in Translation are NOT required to attend the entrance test.

Application Fee

HK$150 (Non-refundable)

Course Fee
  • 1. Application fee: HK$150

    2. Course fee: HK$22,300 (to be paid on notification of acceptance)

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

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 05 January 2023 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 05 Jan 2023 (Application fee and entrance test are waived)

 

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