Literary Translation Studies (Graduate Certificate)

The graduate certificate in literary translation studies is a transdisciplinary program offering coursework that provides:

  • intensive engagement of students in translation practice
  • investigation of issues related to the cultural role of the translator and translation
  • studies in the variety of theoretical approaches to translation in the 20th and 21st centuries
  • studies in trans-historical and cross-cultural theories of translation

These areas of emphasis enable students to gain expertise in practical and theoretical knowledge of the field of literary translation and to engage in developing new models for the practice of translation today. The program offers interested students the opportunity to develop an understanding of intercultural intersections and transdisciplinary approaches to the practice of translation and advanced training and mentorship in what is one of the most globally relevant fields in the 21st century.

Degree Offered

Literary Translation Studies (Graduate Certificate)
Liberal Arts & Sciences, College of


Plan of Study

The Plan of Study is the required curriculum to complete the program.

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