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Translating and Interpreting PhD

Translating and Interpreting PhD

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Full time | Newcastle University | 36 months | 11-JAN-21

Study mode

Full time

Duration

36 months

Start date

11-JAN-21

Key information
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Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

Interpreting Translation

Course type

Research

Course Summary

In today's globalised world, translating and interpreting has an ever-growing role. Our main research purpose is to find out more about how it works - from professional, language and cultural perspectives. We invite research proposals in fields such as linguistics and literature, culture, identity and professional studies, psychology and philosophy.

We can offer support for projects involving English plus the following languages:

Bosnian, Croatian and Serbian
Catalan
Chinese
Dutch
French
German
Hungarian
Quechua
Spanish.

As a PhD student you will have the opportunity to teach undergraduates as part of your training and to supplement your income.

You can attend regular research seminars and contribute to the annual Faculty postgraduate conference. The School also hosts regular research seminars in which leading international researchers present their research. We offer financial support for attendance at national and international conferences.

Our Humanities and Social Sciences Graduate School provides training in professional skills and research methods, supports personal development, and hosts postgraduate events.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

£4,327 per year. The fees stated are for 2019 entry only. We are aligning our 2020 entry tuition fees for students with those set by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI).

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£17,340

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree and usually a good master's degree in a subject related to one of the discipline areas covered by the School of Modern Languages. You are required to attend an interview, which may be conducted via Skype if necessary.

University information

Newcastle University is a world-leading university, advancing knowledge, providing creative solutions and solving global problems. The university is a founding member of the prestigious Russell Group, one of 24 leading research-intensive UK universities. In recent years, Newcastle University has developed a presence in three similarly vibrant and globally-connected locations – London, Singapore and Malaysia. These provide both a global...more

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