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Master DegreeApplied English Linguistics

Tuition fee €3,757 per year
Application fee €100 one-time

Vytautas Magnus University
bank details:
Bank Address: Gedimino pr. 12, 01103 Vilnius, Lithuania
Bank Account: LT04 7044 0600 0284 8625
Bank Code: 70440
SWIFT/BIC: CBVILT2X

Application fee is not refundable.

More information

vdu.lt/en/study/program/show/315 

Overview

The program aims
• to educate highly qualified specialists who possess comparative knowledge of native and foreign languages and cultures and are able to apply the acquired skills of intercultural communication at work, e.g. in academic and cultural institutions, business companies, international institutions and projects for international cooperation, especially contracted by the European Union states;
• to educate highly qualified translators who possess theoretical and practical knowledge of principles of text production and editing in two or more languages and are able to use modern software for term-search and automated translation memory systems;
• to train students for doctoral studies by expanding the range of academic and research topics so that these would include comparative linguistics, translation theory and cross-cultural analysis.

Career opportunities

Graduates will be able:
• to apply current concepts from translation theory and practice in analyzing and translating English and native language texts of different functional styles and genres;
• to develop the skills needed to work with specialized texts (business, legal, academic, etc.), to choose appropriate translation strategies for dealing with such texts;
• to use automated translation programs and corpus lexicography;
• to apply the current theories related to issues in literary translation;
• to use their knowledge and understanding of intercultural research; develop the skills needed to analyze data for intercultural communication, especially relevant in the context of European/ transnational projects implemented for a specific company or institution;
• to apply the acquired research skills in the areas of translation, English and other foreign language philology, and cultural studies.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application deadline
May 1, 2020 23:59
Europe/Vilnius time
Studies commence
Aug 24, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application deadline
May 1, 2020 23:59
Europe/Vilnius time
Studies commence
Aug 24, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States