Faculty of Arts
Department of English Language and Literature
MA Program in Translation and Interpreting
Advisory Plan /20162017
 

Core Courses     (27 credits)

Course no.

Course Title

Year & Semester

8040501

Advanced Linguistics for Translators

Year I Fall

8040510

Translation History and Theory

Year I Fall

8040512

Editing, Documentation and Publishing Methods

Year II Fall

8040521

Introduction to Interpreting

Year I Spring

8040531

Audiovisual Translation I

Year II Fall

8040551

Translation Practice I

Year I Fall

8040552

Translation Practice II

Year I Spring

8040565

Legal Translation I

Year II Fall

8040577

Translation Technology and Term Management

Year II Spring

Electives Courses     (12 credits)

Course no.

Course Title

 

8040522

Conference Interpreting

 

8040532

Audiovisual Translation II

 

8040541

Literary Translation

 

8040561

Technical and Business Translation

 

8040566

Legal Translation II

 

8040571

Translation and Arabisation

 

8040572

Special Topics in Translation

 

8040591

Seminar in Translation

 

8040596

Thesis I & Thesis II

 

 

Credit Hour Distribution for the Three Tracks Leading to: MA by Thesis, MA by Comprehensive Exam and Higher Diploma

Degree

Compulsory Credits

Elective

Thesis

Total Cr. Hrs.

MA / Comprehensive Track

27

12

-

39

MA / Thesis Track

27

6

6

39

Higher Diploma

24

6

 

30

 

Credits Offered per Semester

Year

Semester

Compulsory Credits

Elective

Thesis

Credit hours

I

Fall

9

-

 

9

I

Spring

6

3

 

9

II

Fall

9

-

 

9

II

Spring

3

3

3*

6 or 9*

III

Fall

 

6

3*

6 or 9*

 

*Thesis Track Advisory Plan

Year I Fall

Course Title

No.

Cr. Hrs.

Advanced Linguistics for Translators

8040501

3

Translation History and Theory                              

8040510

3

Translation Practice I           

8040551

3

Total

9

Year I Spring

Course Title

No. Cr. Hrs.

Introduction to Interpreting                 

8040521

3

Translation Practice II              

8040552

3

Elective

----------

3

Total

9

Year II Fall

Course Title

No.

Cr. Hrs.

Editing, Documentation and Publishing Methods

8040512

3

Audiovisual Translation I     

8040531

3

Legal Translation I

8040565

3

Total

9

Year II Spring

Course Title

No.

Cr. Hrs.

Translation Technology and Term Management 

8040561

3

Elective

-----------

3

Thesis I

8040596

3

                                                                           Total                                                                          

6

Year III Fall

Course Title

No.

Cr. Hrs.

Elective

----------

3

Elective

----------

3

Thesis II

8040596

 

Total

6