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Birthday Rap for Nicanor Parra

11 November 2014

The School would like to thank the delegates and visitors from across the UK, Europe and Chile, who took part in the ‘International Anti-Conference Pro Parra’. Their contribution to the 2 day International Anti-Conference Pro Parra was undeniably excel …

School of Modern Languages to play its part in flagship University project

31 October 2014

Following the high profile launch of Cardiff University’s five flagship engagement projects last week, we are proud to announce that European foreign policy expert Professor Gordon Cummings will be on the Board of one of the most innovative schemes, th …

Italian Ambassador visits Cardiff University

22 October 2014

Last Friday, the Italian department was delighted to welcome the Italian Ambassador to Cardiff University, cementing the close collaboration between the Italian Embassy and the School of Modern Languages. During his visit, Ambassador Terreciano enjoyed …

Researcher wins funding to investigate translation and literature in Europe

10 October 2014

Rhian Atkin, along with colleagues at the University of Bristol and University College London, has recently been awarded a substantial grant to aid further research in the translation of literatures of small European nations. The AHRC Translating Cultu …

School recognised for equality and diversity

18 September 2014

The Equality Challenge Unit (ECU) has announced that three departments within Cardiff University have been recognised for their commitment to advancing gender equality in higher education, and we are proud to be one of them. The School of Modern Langua …

Enrolment information

5 September 2014

Please see  below for a quick guide to Enrolment in September 2014, a step-by-step guide to enrolment is available. Module Timetables and Reading Lists You will receive module timetables and detailed module kits/reading lists at subject-specific Introd …

Erasmus Enrolment information

5 September 2014

One Semester Only: Student visiting the School for one semester are required to enrol for 60 credits, with at least 40 of these credits taken within School of Modern Languages and/or the Department of Politics and International Relations. Full Year: Yo …

Routes Cymru secure funding from Welsh Universities

2 September 2014

A project that aims to raise the take up of modern languages and promote international student mobility will continue for another year thanks to funding from Cardiff and other universities in Wales. Routes into Languages Cymru  works closely with secon …

Development of a Cardiff Beijing Dual Degree Programme

23 July 2014

Following Professor Gorrara’s successful visit to China we are happy to announce plans for the development of a four year Cardiff Beijing Dual Degree programme with the School of Modern Languages and Beijing Normal University. Professor Claire Gorrara …

Leverhulme Success: Two Fellowships awarded to the School of Modern Languages

21 July 2014

We have recently received excellent news of the School’s success in supporting two applications to the Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship scheme. These are post-doctoral research awards and awarded to researchers who nominate an academic community and …

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