This petition speaks for itself. Bradford University has an excellent record of teaching translation and interpreting. I remember the days when Bradford and Salford were the first to integrate at-sight translation and other practical uses of language into their undergraduate courses. Unfortunately, investigation of the university's website indicates most of this has now gone.
We the undersigned petition the Prime Minister to Save language provision in higher education, particularly Interpreting and Translating. ... Submitted by Vanessa Rennie – Deadline to sign up by: 18 December 2008 – Signatures: 1,584
This petition concerns the UK's provision of language learning, and more specifically the future of the University of Bradford's Department of Languages and European Studies ...Zum vollständigen Artikel