Translation and Interpretation Research Group

Translation and Interpretation Research Group of the German Language
Leader: Dr. Erta Spaho
Email: [email protected]

Translation and Interpretation Research Group of the German Language

Some of the research issues that this group is dealing with in its research work are:

“Interpreting / translation in virtual reality. The integration of technology in the translation process “- Project containing the following research axes:

Project activities:

  • Training of students by making them skilful in the field of virtual translation.- Interpretation / translation in virtual reality. Curricula-Design READ-PROJECT
  • Doctorate: “Interpreter, interpretation and political discourse through the analysis of discourses translated from German to Albanian and vice versa”. Research issues

Other group activities:

  • Drafting/verification of the content of the relevant subjects for the second semester of the 2022/2023 academic year in a joint meeting – Verification of the relevant syllabi
  • Discussions regarding both the current situation and results and possible and necessary changes in curricula and methods, especially the definition of a common topic to be addressed in seminars.
  • Competition “Best Translation’’ among students of German language, 2023-2024
  • Publication of a booklet with student translations
  • In the framework of the 30th anniversary of the establishment of our  department  we will  hold a conference with the topic : “Interculturalität, Mehrsprachigkeit und Sprach(en)politik im europäischen Zusammenhang ( Interculturality, multilingualism and language(s) policy in a European context)”

Participation in conferences and publications in national and international scientific journals with an impact factor remains a permanent commitment of this group.