DipTrans Resit 2017/2018

This course is available in:

Arabic, French, Czech, Dutch, Farsi, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Mandarin, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian,

Slovak, Spanish and Turkish.

This is a one-to-one flexible course.

Who is this course for? This course is suitable for candidates who are planing to re-take the Chartered Institute of Linguists (CIoL) DipTrans exams in one or more units. This preparatory course allows you to study in your own time and around your commitments.
How long is the course? Course enrolment is open all year to suit every student’s availability, however it should be completed within 10-12 weeks of study. The CIoL DipTrans re-sit exam is held in January of each year.
What do I need? • Excellent writing skills in your native language and near-native skills in your other language
• Professional translation experience and discipline for autonomous learning
• Internet access and the latest version of Skype
What will I learn? • Your dedicated language tutor will guide you to hone your translation skills and improve your own research skills
• Your tutor will mark your work according to the NQF Level 7
• You will practise translation in the particular topic of the unit
• You will learn to assess your own work
• You will be empowered with the necessary knowledge and techniques to tackle the DipTrans exam
• You will learn to research and build your own glossary
What will I receive during the course? • Access to our Students Area – our course platform that enables you to access all the course materials and submit all your coursework online
• 10 translation assignments covering the failed units
• 10 Skype tutorials to receive feedback on your translations
• A dedicated qualified and experienced tutor in your language combination who will give you guidance and explore your strengths and weaknesses
• Certificate of completion (if your attendance is above 85%)
What topics are covered? The CIoL DipTrans exam is divided into three units:

• Unit 01: General translation
• Unit 02: Semi-specialised translation (A: Technology, B: Business, C: Literature)
• Unit 03: Semi-specialised translation (D: Science, E: Social Science, F: Law)

Please note you will have to choose one option for each of the semi-specialised texts on the exam day.

What will it cost? £450
Is financial assistance available? DPSI Online is registered with the UK Register of Learning Providers. This means you will soon be able to apply for a 24+ Advanced Learning Loan to help with the costs of your course. Our application is currently in progress, so watch this space for any updates.

Need more information? Check our FAQs, read our student testimonials or visit the CIoL exam page for further details.

Please contact us if you still have any questions.

Step 1: ApplicationStep 2: Tutor ConfirmationStep 3: Course Fee
Fill in the application form to register your details for the course. You will receive a confirmation email.
We will contact you to confirm that a tutor can take you in within 3-5 business days.
After a tutor is confirmed for you, you will be directed to proceed with payment of the £450 course fee by credit/debit card via PayPal or by BACS. After your payment is cleared, we’ll be in touch with everything you need to get started on your course in the Students Area.