Literary Translation Studies

Undergraduate Certificate

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UR's Literary Translation programs include an undergraduate certificate, a graduate certificate, and a master of arts degree.

The Certificate in Literary Translation Studies is an interdisciplinary program in the humanities that provides undergraduate students with an opportunity to study the theory and practice of literary translation through coursework in:

  • International literature
  • Advanced literary studies
  • Translation
  • Language arts and linguistics
  • The art and craft of writing

In addition to required and elective courses, students may also choose to participate in domestic and international internships with publishing houses or literary journals.

Students in the CLTS program will also have the opportunity to work with the new international literature publishing imprint, Open Letter, which is dedicated to translating and publishing literature from around the world.