Foundations of Translation
Foundations of Translation is an online course designed to prepare candidates for the CIOL DipTrans. It is aimed at:
• language graduates that want to become translators
• language teachers that wish to switch to the translation profession or combine both professions for an extra income stream.
The course is delivered at Master level, and students are expected to have a high command of their foreign language, between C1-C2 level (CEFR), as well an excellent command of their native language.
The timeframe to cover the contents of this course is 9 months. This will allow for ample time for consultations and exam revision to guarantee a successful exam result.
The course is 100% online, and consists of 5 core modules, detailed in the table below. Students should expect a significant update for the 2021 version.