Taught course

Translation, Writing and Cultural Difference

University of Warwick · Department of Italian

Entry requirements

2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in English, French, German, Italian or a related Humanities subject, with advanced competence in both English and at least one other of these languages.

Months of entry


Course content

Good communication can change the world. Are you interested in becoming an adept communicator between different nations, seeking a course which combines theoretical study with active translation work and creative writing?

This innovative and interdisciplinary programme examines translation between English and either German, French or Italian in a cultural context. You will cover a range of translation theory and practice, language and writing in your core and optional modules.

You will develop excellent communication and critcal skills, and will be well qualified to seek out work in the field of linguistic and cultural mediation, such as translation, publishing, or the media. You'll also be strongly positioned to take on further study and applied research.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Dr Jenny Burns