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Clearing information for languages degree courses at Swansea University

The Swansea University clearing hotline is buzzing, with limited places available on languages and translation degree courses. Modern Foreign Languages is a ‘priority subject’ at Swansea, and a number of income-related bursaries are therefore also available. You can reach the Swansea University clearing hotline … Continue reading

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Nobel Prize-winning author Herta Müller to visit Swansea University

Centre for Contemporary German Culture  Nobel Prize-winning author Herta Müller reads from her latest novel, Atemschaukel (The Hunger Angel) 6 pm, 16 July 2012 James Callaghan Lecture Theatre, Keir Hardie Building, Swansea University ________________________________ The Centre for Contemporary German Culture at … Continue reading

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PhD studentship on Reading / Contextualising / Translating Herta Müller

The Graduate Centre for Arts and Humanities at Swansea University is pleased to announce a fully-funded PhD studentship on ‘Reading / Contextualising / Translating Herta Müller. An ethnic German from Romania who migrated to Germany in 1987 as a result … Continue reading

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Top French honour for Swansea University European expert

Huw Morris, Academic Registrar at Swansea University, has been awarded the prestigious Order des Palmes Academiques by the French Government for his work in promoting links between European Universities. Founded by Emperor Napoleon to honour eminent members of the University of Paris, the Order … Continue reading

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Swansea language students are winners in British Council Erasmus Competition

Two final year Swansea University students from the Department of Languages, Translation and Media are celebrating being placed in the top 10 of the 2011 British Council Erasmus Competition. Szymon Parzniewski and David Lewis are both winners in the ‘student … Continue reading

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Swansea University media lecturer Sian Rees receives Distinguished Teaching Award

As well as having the pleasure of watching our finalists graduating this week, we were proud to see one of our own members of staff, Sian Rees, receive a Distinguished Teaching Award from Vice-Chancellor Richard B. Davies. Sian, a tutor in … Continue reading

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