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Full Title: Internationalisation of Spanish: Teaching Applications and the Role of Translation

   
Location: Swansea, United Kingdom
Start Date: 22-Mar-2013 - 22-Mar-2013
Contact: María Fernández-Parra
Meeting Email: click here to access email
Meeting URL: http://www.heacademy.ac.uk/events/detail/2013/22_March-SIS
Meeting Description: Internationalisation of Spanish: Teaching Applications and the Role of Translation
HEA Thematic Workshop

Sponsored by:

The Higher Education Academy (HEA)
International Association for the Study of Spanish in Society (SIS)
Language Research Centre (LRC), Research Institute for Arts and Humanities (RIAH), Swansea University

This workshop will explore the applications of state of the art language and translation tools (online, electronic and interactive) to the teaching of Spanish as a foreign language and how they can contribute to the expansion of Spanish language and culture worldwide. It will bring together experts in the fields of applied linguistics and translation, who will provide their professional experience in the field, particularly with regard to international collaboration with Spanish-speaking countries. This workshop will also provide a forum for postgraduate students to present their work and to make contact with researchers, professionals and employers in their field. Representatives from private sector employers and HE employment representatives will explore the relevance of language and translation tools in the workplace.

Free Attendance:

To book a place please visit:

http://www.heacademy.ac.uk/events/detail/2013/22_March-SIS

Organising Committee:

Prof. Nuria Lorenzo-Dus, LRC Director, SIS Chair
Dr. María Fernández-Parra, LRC
Dr. Rocío Pérez-Tattam, LRC
Linguistic Subfield: Applied Linguistics; Translation
Subject Language: Spanish
LL Issue: 23.5362


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