Research Skills and Methods in Translation Studies 2

Module code: TS7006

In this module you will further develop your general research and presentation skills. Research is crucial for the preparation of many translation assignments. Here you will research and appraise evidence on the basis of the relationship between research question, methodology, data and thesis. You will formulate hypotheses and research questions, and plan and propose a dissertation intended to produce new knowledge in a specific area of translation studies.

Learning

  • 10 hours of seminars
  • 140 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Presentation (50%)
  • Project outline, 1,500 words (50%)