Application deadlines05 February20 August
LocationRMIT Saigon South
Translating & Interpreting major
This is a competitive area which currently has a shortage of skilled professionals. Studying at RMIT will give you the edge in the job market, as employers seek graduates with cultural understanding in addition to language skills, and an international qualification.
Your studies will include an overview of popular theory, issues and opportunities in language and related industries, and engage in real projects, such as working on websites and marketing promotions. On completion of your program you will be eligible to take an internationally recognised translating and interpreting proficiency test.
Demand for Japanese proficiency is booming, driven by the influx of Japanese investment in Vietnam. Japanese learning combines language skills with experiences of Japanese lifestyle and culture and you will have the opportunity to travel to Japan as part of your studies.
You will learn from highly qualified academics and Japanese nationals who also have a background in industry. Your Japanese language level will be carefully monitored and upon completion of your program you will be eligible to take an internationally recognised Japanese language proficiency test.
Students will complete eight consecutive Japanese courses, depending on Japanese language proficiency level at entry. Student will either take Japanese 1-8, Japanese 2-9 (Japanese Corporate Discourse and Culture) or Japanese 3-10 (Japanese Social Semiotics) based on a Japanese placement exam.
Double major in Translating & Interpreting and Japanese
Students of this advanced program will enjoy the best of our language courses. Graduates will enter the job market with high-level trilingual and cross-cultural skills.