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Research in Translation and Interpreting


Expertise of research area
arabic islamic and middle eastern studies; classics; east asian studies; german; italian; linguistics and phonetics; russian; slavonic studies; spanish portuguese and latin american studies; translation studies; world cinema; french

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<h2 class="heading hide-accessible">Summary</h2>

You will undertake original research under the supervision of experts from the Centre for Translation Studies and the School of Languages, Cultures and Societies.

<h2 class="heading hide-accessible">Full description</h2>

<p>You will undertake research training offered by the School of Languages, Cultures and Societies and the University.</p> <p>You will write a thesis which is examined by viva at the end of your period of study.</p> <p>Full-time and part-time study is available&nbsp;in translation and interpreting.&nbsp;</p> <p>When completing the online application for study please select Languages, Cultures and Societies as the programme for all subject areas offered by the School. Individual subject areas are not listed.</p> <p><strong>PhD by Distance Learning</strong></p> <p>The School of Languages, Cultures and Societies&nbsp;offers <a href="">PhD by Distance Learning</a>, for further information please contact Dr Mic Spencer, Head of the Graduate School: <a href=""></a></p>

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<p>Formal applications for research degree study should be made <a href="">online</a>. Please state clearly the research area you are interested in.</p> <p>If English is not your first language, you must provide evidence that you meet the University&#39;s minimum English language requirements.</p> <p><em>We welcome applications from all suitably-qualified candidates, but UK black and minority ethnic (BME) researchers are currently under-represented in our Postgraduate Research community, and we would therefore particularly encourage applications from UK BME candidates. All scholarships will be awarded on the basis of merit.</em></p>

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<p>For further information please contact the Graduate School Office.<br /> e:&nbsp;<a href=""></a></p>

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