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Languages (Interpreting and Translating) (German/British Sign Language) MA (Hons)

Heriot-Watt University

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UCAS CODE: Q194

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  • Qualification

    Master of Arts (with Honours) - MA (Hons)

  • Location

    Edinburgh Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Heriot-Watt University is ranked 2nd in Scotland and 12th in the UK for European Languages (the National Student Survey 2014). 84% of our students expressed overall satisfaction with this programme. 85% were in work/study within six months of completing the programme, with 90% of those in work in a professional or managerial position. During third year you will spend one semester studying abroad at one of our exchange partners, and the other semester on a BSL placement in the UK. Graduates successfully completing all specified components of this programme are able to register as full Members of the Register of Sign Language Interpreters with NRCPD, the national registration body in the UK for sign language interpreting, and also with SASLI (Scottish Association of Sign Language interpreters).

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 15,080per year

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University information

Heriot-Watt University

  • University League Table

    29th

  • Campus address

    Heriot-Watt University, Riccarton, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City Of, EH14 4AS, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    24th out of 36 4

  • Entry standards

    / Max 226
    177 88%

    7th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70 70%

    27th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.04 81%

    25th

    5

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