Research course

Translation

Institution
Swansea University · College of Arts and Humanities
Qualifications
MPhilPhD

Entry requirements

MPhil - You should hold or expect to achieve a minimum of an upper second class honours degree (2:1), or equivalent, in a related subject.

PhD - You should hold a minimum of an upper second class honours degree (2:1), or equivalent, and you should hold or expect to achieve a postgraduate Master’s degree in a related subject.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

The Department of Languages, Translation and Communication boasts a dynamic research and teaching environment which has already won attention and funding from outside bodies such as the Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol, the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), Wellcome Trust and the EU. We are home to The Language Research Centre (LRC).

Our research students are supervised by leading specialist researchers and international scholars and they are required to take skills and training courses at College and University levels. Research proposals are invited on a wide range of topics, in particular involving the following languages: Chinese, French, German, Italian, Spanish, and Welsh.

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

part time
48 months
full time
24 months

PhD

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Professor Julian Preece
Email
j.e.preece@swansea.ac.uk