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 Year

First Semester

Cr.

Second Semester

Cr.

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

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Unrestricted Elective

3

TOTAL

 

12

TOTAL

 

12

 

TR 790

Doctoral Thesis

TOTAL: 24 credits.