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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 …

International Interdisciplinary Symposium: Translation in Music

16 June 2014

On a beautiful bank-holiday weekend in May (25-26), scholars and practitioners in Translation Studies and Music came together at Cardiff University for the International Interdisciplinary Symposium: Translation in Music. The two-day conference, organis …

Cardiff is number one for East Asian studies

10 June 2014

According to the latest table compiled by The Complete University Guide, Cardiff University has risen from third to be the leading university in the UK for East and South Asian Studies Being number one is something we are very excited about, but we are …

Hannah Embleton-Smith reaches the final stage of Languages Undergraduate of the Year

4 June 2014

Target jobs ‘Languages Undergraduate of the Year’ search the UK’s best universities to find the most outstanding multi-lingual student of the year. With a winning mix of personal skills, career motivation and an excellent academic record as well as the …

Postgraduate scholarships

21 May 2014

Masters scholarships The School invites applications for 4 competitive full-fee Masters Scholarships for full-time UK and EU students, each worth £5,730. The scholarships are available to students wishing to study on one of our taught Masters programme …

Europe as an Ideology: The Polish Case

20 May 2014

On 12th March 2014 Anna Gwazdia of King’s College, London, addressed the question of the meaning of Europe in Poland. She argued that a pro-European sentiment in Poland was linked not just to the material benefits of EU membership, but also to the role …

Funding received for Interdisciplinary Conference on The Translator

4 March 2014

The School of Modern Languages and the School of Welsh are collaborating to provide an interdisciplinary conference titled, ‘The Translator: Competence, Credentials, Creativity’, to be held on the 27th May 2014. Having recently – and very happily – rec …

Cardiff launches new School of Modern Languages

14 February 2014

Cardiff University has today launched the website for its new School of Modern Languages. From September 2014, all Cardiff University language teaching and research will be delivered from the bespoke new School. Head of the School of Modern Languages, …

Ruth Kitchen awarded a Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship

3 February 2014

Ruth Kitchen has been awarded a Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship for career development for her SURDITÉ Cinéma Project. The project blends theoretical and empirical approaches in order to examine social understandings of deafness in contemporary F …

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