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Major in Translation and Interpretation (TI)
翻譯及傳譯主修

Aims of Major

This major aims to provide students with a professional education in translation studies, preparing them for career development as well as for academic study. It offers a variety of courses designed to broaden their intellectual horizons and to enhance their language ability, sharpen their linguistic and cultural awareness, and equip them with skills and knowledge for cross-cultural communication to meet the needs and challenges of globalization.

Intended Learning Outcomes of Major (MILOs)

Upon successful completion of this Major, students should be able to:

(1) Explore how language works to facilitate cross-linguistic and cross-cultural communication;

(2) Explore the multifaceted problems inherent in translation and interpretation;

(3) Function as qualified, competent, and efficient translators/interpreters with professionalism, updated knowledge of translation studies, and a global perspective of the profession;

(4) Perform as proficient, effective, and versatile communicators capable of a wide range of language-related tasks in a competitive and multilingual workplace;

(5) Be efficient problem solvers, able to think analytically, critically, and creatively;

(6) Demonstrate awareness and appreciation of cultural diversity, and confidence in working in international and culturally diverse workplace;

(7) Uphold professional ethics without fear and discharge professional duties to the best of their knowledge and skill; and

(8) Demonstrate keenness to enrich their lives both as a professional and life-long learners.

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Major   Translation and Interpretation
翻譯及傳譯
Degree   Bachelor of Arts
文學士
Award Title   Bachelor of Arts in Translation and Interpretation
文學士(翻譯及傳譯)
     
Mode of Funding   Government-funded
     
Admission code   1011 (College-based 4-year curriculum)
1248 (Advanced Standing)
     
Minimum no. of credits required for the Award   See here
Mode of Study   FT
     
Tuition fee   Click here for details.
(Tuition fee enquiries: (852) 3442 8705)
     
Major Leader   Mr. AU Kim Lung, Kenneth
ctkenau@cityu.edu.hk;
tel: (852) 3442 8772

Deputy Major Leader   Dr. LI, Bo
boli49@cityu.edu.hk;
tel: (852) 3442 5596

Maximum Period of Study
Normative 4-year degree Advanced Standing I Δ Advanced Standing II (Senior-year Entry) ΔΔ
8 years 6 years 5 years
Minimum Number of Credit Units Required for the Award
Normative 4-year degree Advanced Standing I Δ Advanced Standing II (Senior-year Entry) ΔΔ
120 90 66
See also the University's 4-Year Degree Requirements page.
Entrance Requirements ∗∗
  JUPAS (HKDSE) JUPAS (HKALE) Non-JUPAS Direct Application
General Entrance Requirements
Specific Entrance Requirements
for entry to this major

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∗∗ For full details please refer to the University's Admissions Office website.

Δ For students with recognised Advanced Level Examinations or equivalent qualifications.

ΔΔ For Associate Degree/Higher Diploma graduates admitted to the senior year.

Enquiry: LTenquiry@cityu.edu.hk

Page last updated: 24 August 2016