Linguistic and Cultural Mediation, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    4766
    Tuition (Year)
    1842
    Tuition (Year)
  • English, Italian (take IELTS)
    Language
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The programme gives students the language base and the economic legal knowledge needed to carry out activities inherent to relations between the European area and Chinese, Spanish or English speaking countries, e.g. management of economic cultural exchange processes. Two curricula available: Chinese-English and Spanish English. Available languages: Chinese, Cantonese, Spanish, English.
  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding

About

This First Cycle Degree Programme is characterised by a technical approach to the study of languages and to oral and written mediation. The programme includes linguistic-cultural courses, including: liaison interpreting in the two main languages (English and Spanish); elements of international law and business administration. As for linguistic courses, attendance is compulsory. The degree programme is based on innovative teaching methods, including the use of language and IT laboratories. It also requires students to spend a semester in Spain.

Scholarships for graduates will be available in Spain (Tandem Escuela Internacional de Madrid).

Occupational profiles
  • First-cycle graduates may work as interpreters, experts of commercial relations with domestic and international markets, translators, tour guides, cultural mediators and linguistic mediators in schools.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
    • Italian
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Attendance
  • Attendance is compulsory for language, general linguistics, liaison interpreting and translation courses.
Examination assessment and graduation
  • The educational activities include classroom teaching, workshops and internships, in order to acquire wide-ranging skills that can be readily transferable into the world of work.
  • Knowledge acquired by students will be assessed through written and oral exams during the entire university career.
  • The degree exam consists in preparing a paper/thesis, evaluated according to methods similar to those of written exams but not in the presence of the student. The supervisor may require an oral discussion of the paper/thesis, in case he/she considers it to be necessary.
Access to further studies
  • Specialist Master’s Programmes (1st level) and Second Cycle Degree Programmes

Academic Requirements

  • In addition to a successful outcome of the admission test, a previous suitable background is required: each curriculum needs a specific knowledge, which the student should have before enrolling the university, in order to attend the course successfully.
  • If the results of the test are negative, the student can enroll, but he/she receives a supplementary educational debt (OFA), which means that the student must fill any gaps in his/ her background through specific activities organized by the University.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 4766 International
  • EUR 1842 EU/EEA

Funding

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