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Feedback from Participants of TRSS (HK):

"It was very useful to me. I learnt a lot about theories. The tutorials and in-class and out-of-class discussions helped me a lot in reflecting on and rethinking about my research plan."  -- Ms Jiang Hong (from Thailand)

"It was very useful. It gave us an overview of heated topics, latest trends and methodologies of translation studies." -- Mr James Zhan (from China)

"I've learnt a lot from TRSS. Thanks for bringing TRSS to Hong Kong." -- Ms Ashley Li (from Hong Kong)

"The lectures were stimulating and relevant." -- Dr Daniel Gallimore (from Japan)

TRSS (HK) 2013

Date: 22 July - 2 August 2013
Venue: Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
Theme: Neuroscience and Translation

Launched in 2009, the HONG KONG TRANSLATION RESEARCH SUMMER SCHOOL – TRSS (HK) –
is a new initiative based at the Centre for Translation, Hong Kong Baptist University. TRSS (HK) provides a parallel programme to the well-established UK-based Translation Research Summer School, and is organized in close collaboration with the three British institutions that run the UK programme – the Centre for Translation and Intercultural Studies at the University of Manchester, the Centre for Intercultural Studies at University College London (UCL), and the Translation Studies Graduate Programme, at the University of Edinburgh. TRSS (HK) offers a two-week course in Hong Kong, providing intensive research training in translation and intercultural studies for prospective researchers in the field. Teaching is conducted in English.

The programme composes of sixteen seminars covering four key research areas and additional small-group research tutorials. The four areas are:

  • Theoretical Approaches to Translation Studies
  • Research Methods in Translation Studies
  • Research Design & Dynamics
  • Specialist Module: Translation Quality Assessment

Students will also have the opportunities to discuss research proposals with experts in the field.

Teaching is conducted in English.

For registration and details, please refer to The Translation Research Summer School .

Application Deadline: 15 June 2013

For enquiries, please email to ctn(AT)hkbu.edu.hk or call (852) 3411 5383。

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