Extended Translation

Module code: TS3006

In this module you will plan and conduct a translation only or a translation with a commentary. We will introduce you to a range of exciting potential projects, which will be presented by and discussed with the module convenor and your fellow students. Following this you will produce a written plan for your Extended Essay, which will be further discussed by your project supervisor. You will continuously meet with your supervisor whilst you complete your translation.


  • 2 hours of lectures
  • 6 hours of seminars
  • 8 hours of tutorials
  • 4 hours of project supervision
  • 130 hours of guided independent study


  • Dissertation plan, 500 words (20%)
  • Either dissertation, 10,000 words (80%)
  • Or translation, 5,000 words + commentary, 5,000 words (80%)