Program

1. MA Program in Translation

The Department of Translation and Interpreting Studies offers a program leading to an MA Degree in Translation. The program is designed to accommodate students with different qualifications as well as graduates of the Department, offering them theoretical study in addition to further practice in translation. It aims to prepare students for careers in translation, editing, academic research, and teaching.

The program is open to all candidates with an undergraduate degree and proficiency in English and Turkish as well as one other language. Candidates for admission must fulfill the requirements specified in the Regulations of the Institute of Social Sciences.

To fulfill the requirements of the MA Degree in Translation, students must complete a total of 25 credits of course work, including a translation project and a scholarly thesis submitted in standard format.

GRADUATE PROGRAM

 

                                                          First Year

First Semester

Cr.

Second Semester

Cr.

TR 501

Approaches in Translation

3

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Departmental Elective (TR 512/TR524/TR 526)

3

TR 511

Literary Translation I

3

TR 522

Translation Criticism

3

TR 521

Translation Theories

3

TR 530

Research Techniques in Translation

3

TR 529

Stylistics

3

TR 532

Translation Project

4

 

 

 

TR 579

Graduate Seminar

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL

 

12

TOTAL

 

13

 

 

 

 

 

 

Second Year

TR 690

Thesis

 

 

 

 

TOTAL: 25 credits 

All courses and course definitions of the MA Program in Translation may be seen under the graduate catalogue pages of Bogaziçi University. The link indicated below provide the most recent information about new courses or changes in course titles, definitions or credits as accepted by the university senate.

Please check: www.boun.edu.tr/graduate/index_tur.html