Translation Programs in Thessaloniki
We have offered the Two-Year Program in General and Specialized Translation in Thessaloniki since 2005. This program equips you with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills you need to become a professional translator.
Upon successful completion of the two-year program, you may take the Diploma in Translation Preparatory course. The course helps you prepare yourself to take the Chartered Institute of Linguists examinations for the Diploma in Translation.
The Hellenic American Union Office in Thessaloniki is an official test center for the Chartered Institute of Linguists examinations.
- Principles and Practices of General Translation: First Year
You will be introduced to theoretical aspects and practices of translation. You will familiarize yourself with a wide range of texts which are analyzed and translated individually or in groups.
- General and Specialized Translation: Second Year
You are taught to handle the demands of professional translation and learn how to act independently while being part of a team. You are taught theoretical aspects of translation and the application of theoretical principles by translating authentic texts which are demanding both language and translation-wise.
- Preparatory Course for the Diploma in Translation
A preparatory course for the examinations for the Diploma in Translation of the Chartered Institute of Linguists, London – an internationally recognized professional certificate. The Diploma in Translation is a graduate-level course.