Translation Studies

This is an interdisciplinary master’s programme that explores and critiques the importance of translation in contemporary society. Students with a background in two languages—French, Spanish, German, Italian or Irish—will consolidate and extend their translation skills between these languages and English, and will also gain an appreciation of the centrality of translation in critical debates on intercultural communication. The programme includes such modules as: • Advanced Language Skills I and II in Spanish/French/Italian/ German; • Teanga na Gaeilge; • Teanga, Coimhlint agus Cultúir, or Teoiricí Liteartha agus Cultúir; • Translation Studies I; • Translation Methodology; • Language and Intercultural Communication.