Program

The PhD program in Translation Studies aims to encourage and promote research and scholarship in all fields related to translation, including the history of translation in Turkey.

Candidates for admission must be competent in a third language (in addition to Turkish and English) approved by the Department and must fulfill all other requirements specified in the Regulations of the Institute of Social Sciences.

Students entering the program from outside the Department may be required to take certain prerequisite courses specified by the Department.

The program requires the successful completion of 8 courses (24 credits), followed by a qualifying examination, the submission of a PhD dissertation, and the oral defense of the latter.

 

First Semester

Second Semester

TR 601 History of Translation Theory

3

TR 612 Literary Translation: Integrating Theory and Practice

3

TR 611 Seminar in Contemporary Translation Theories

3

TR 622 Translation Theories and Critical Practice

3

TR 621 History of Translation in Ottoman/Turkish Society

3

TR 630 Research Methods in Translation Studies

3

TR 680-689 Special Topics in Translation Studies

3

-- -- Specialization Elective

3

 

12 cr.

 

12 cr.

 

TR 790 Doctoral Dissertation


TOTAL: 24 credits.