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PSP60816 Advanced Diploma of Translating

CRICOS Course Code 095311K
In this course you will gain the advanced skills needed for translating in specialised settings and includes learning to undertake extensive research, and translating complex language and concepts. This qualification is designed for those translating in highly professional sectors such as law, health, medicine, technology, and science.
Candidates need to have a strong background in written and spoken English and Mandarin (Chinese) to qualify for enrolment.

Course Duration
This course is delivered over 20 weeks + 6 weeks of holidays.
Weekday and weekend classes are available + self-study component.
Full Time studies requires students to attend a minimum of 20 scheduled course contact hours per week.

Career Opportunities
This qualification suits students seeking a career in the following job roles:

  • Translator
  • Communication Officer
  • Office Assistant

Study Modes
The delivery methods for this course include:

  • Face-to-face classroom-based learning
  • Parts of this course are delivered and assessed in Mandarin

Course Content
Students must successfully complete the following units:

  • PSPTIS100 Apply codes and standards to professional judgement
  • PSPTIS101 Negotiate translating and interpreting assignments
  • PSPTIS060 Analyse text types for translation of special purpose texts (LOTE-English)
  • PSPTIS061 Quality assure translations
  • CUAWRT401 Edit texts
  • PSPTIS062 Translate special purpose texts from English to LOTE
  • PSPTIS064 Read and analyse special purpose English texts to be translated
  • SITXLAN3315 Read and write information in a language other than English (Mandarin)
  • SITXLAN3415 Read and write documents in a language other than English (Mandarin)
  • PSPTIS002 Build glossaries for translating and interpreting assignments
  • PSPTIS066 Apply theories to translating and interpreting work practices
  • PSPTIS071 Translate multimedia source material
  • PSPTIS072 Use translation technology

Recognition of Prior Learning / Work Experience
Recognition is available (on application) to students with prior skills, experience, knowledge or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training, in a related area. Recognition may reduce the duration of your studies.
Further Studies
On completion of the PSP60816 Advanced Diploma of Translating students may pursue selected Bachelor courses at Universities.
Completion of PSP60816 Advanced Diploma of Translating
Applicable Tests AvailableStudent Pathway
NAATI Certification Test- NAATI Certified Professional Translator
*Note: Students can complete the CCL test independently, without completing the PSP50916 or PSP60816 qualifications*
Please familiarise yourself with Stanley College’s Refund and Cancellation Policy.

This is a NAATI Endorsed Qualification.

Entry Requirements

  • NAATI accreditation at para-professional level in Chinese language, or
  • Proven and documented work experience in translating, or
  • IELTS Band 6 (Academic) with Reading Band no less than 6.5, and
  • A recognised Degree or Diploma (including vocational experience) or equivalent, and
  • Achieve a pass in the Stanley College admission test including one paragraph translation from English to Chinese. The admission test will be administered by Stanley College approved trainers.
Full Price:
Tuition Fee:  $7,950
Materials Fee:  $150*

Tuition Fee: $6,800
Materials Fee:  $150*
^Valid till 31 Oct 2019

Easy payment plans available.

*The Materials Fee covers equipment and resources used in the delivery of your course at Stanley College.

Other Expenses
For other fees and expenses including Administration Fee, Health Cover, Recognition of Prior Learning, Late and Reassessment Fees click here.
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