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Translation BA (Hons)

London Metropolitan University

Student rating
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( 3.8) 1468 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE Q910
**Why study this course?**A globalised world has warranted a growing trend in the need for translators. The Translation BA degree will engage you with all aspects of technical translation as well as some aspects of literary translation, focussing on practical work and the professional skills needed for a successful career in translation.**More about this course**Accredited by the Chartered Institute of Linguistics (CIOL), this vocational degree provides excellent grounding in language, culture ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Holloway | 3 Years | SEP-20

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
82nd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
126th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Others in Language and Area Studies

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Others in Language and Area Studies graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Others in Language and Area Studies graduate salary
£21,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, July 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£12,700 per year
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International Fees
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Latest Translation reviews

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ZOILA
24 Oct 18

Translation BA (Hons)

By coming to University I have developed my transferal and professional skills and I feel more confident now,...
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Student Reviewer
15 Feb 16

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How Translation students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 14 reviews

5 star 51%
4 star 28%
3 star 14%
2 star 7%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 1,468 reviews

5 star 28%
4 star 41%
3 star 25%
2 star 3%
1 star 3%
London Metropolitan University
CompUniGuide ranking
126th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
London Met puts a huge focus on graduate employment – and it’s clearly paying off. The latest Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey revealed that an impressive 96.7% of London Met’s 2017 graduates were in employment or further study within six months. Work placements, industry experience and job opportunities while you study are key to London Met’s success. Another reason that students choose London Met is the outstanding facilities, which include: a £30 million Science Centre a state-of-the-art mock courtroom a newsroom and TV studio specialist art and design workshops, digital manufacturing facilities, editing suites and darkrooms There’s also been a multi-million-pound campus refurbishment, which has seen the University invest in new technology.

Where you'll study

London Metropolitan University

166-220 Holloway Road Islington
N7 8DB United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Holloway Road  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Highbury and Islington  0.3 miles away

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