Centre for Translation & Languages


Background

The Centre for Languages and Translation provides a study program in the area of linguistics and Translation for post-graduate students as well as Accredited Translation Services to the general public.

The centre offers the following courses:

  • MA in General Translation
  • Post Graduate Diploma in General Translation
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Translation
  • International Diploma in English Language
  • Diploma in Linguistics
  • English Language Proficiency Course
  • English for Academic Purpose

In addition, Diploma students may be able to upgrade to a BA in Translation.

Accomplishments

The Centre has been able to offer English Language Proficiency and English for Academic Purpose courses.

Challenges

The challenges facing the Centre include limited resources including staff shortages.

Future Plans

  • The reviewing of the curriculum
  • Expansion of the Proficiency Courses to include:
  • Other languages (French, Swahili, National Languages of South Sudan, Arabic);
  • Diploma in Linguistics and other languages;
  • Diploma in General Translations;
  • Intermediate Diploma in English Language;
  • Upgrading of the Centre to a School of Languages and Translation.
  • Introduction of the use of modern technology in language teaching

 

General Contact Information

Tel: +211 (0) 956 197 122
Email: alfredgasim@yahoo.com
Address: Main Campus

Administration:

Director: Dr. Alfred Gassim Labi