Department of Translation

Since 2013

Daytime Studies Evening Studies

184
Students
11
Academic Staff
59
Complete Courses
2
Sound Labs

DESCRIPTION

The Department of Translation in Cihan University is one of the outstanding departments, as it is the corner stone of the College of Arts and Letters. The study has begun in the Department in the academic year 2013-2014. The students are given different materials in Translation studies, Language and Linguistics, and Literature. It qualifies the graduates to be translators, English teachers, and employees wherever translation is needed. They are also qualified to continue their higher education for the M.A and PhD in Translation studies. The text books and materials have been chosen carefully to cope with the latest development of international universities in the world. The staff members work together to create a typical learning and teaching atmosphere as one team and as a family.

MISSION

The department provides its students with modern issues in translation, English Literature, Linguistics, and other language skills. The department's curriculum is chosen according to scientific criteria, taking into consideration the development in the fields of language and translation. A particular attention is paid to the practical side of the study to train the students to be efficient translators.

VISION

The Department of Translation aims at establishing a distinguished qualified department with high international standards. It attempts strongly to provide the suitable atmosphere of teaching and learning that motivates its students to achieve the objectives of the department in serving the society and being aware of the cultures of different parts of the globe.

OBJECTIVES

The Department aims at:
  1. Qualifying well educated graduates to meet the demands of the society.
  2. Preparing graduate students for higher studies.
  3. Raising the level of education in all the region through English as a global language.
  4. Creating a solid ground for the cross-cultural communication through providing efficient translators.
  5. Developing a spirit of cooperation and feedback with the alumni.

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News & Activities

Job Opportunities

Cihan University - Erbil announces about available job opportunities...

Moments and Memories at Cihan University

University life means different things to different students. Students of the...

Back to the Board Game

Students will use critical thinking skills as they ask...

Doing Puzzle

Puzzles seem to help with memory and recall. When...

What Am I Thinking Of ?

Second Year students of Translation Department played 20 Questions...

Practicing Creative Writing

The purpose of creative writing is to express thoughts,...

Riddles, Thought Provoking Activity

Riddles give students entertainment and make their mind sharper...

TOEFL Grammar Exam Practice

Grammar is vital for freshmen students who have to...

Playing Tongue Twisters

Tongue twisters are not just funny, they are a great way...

Writing Bucket List

Having and working toward both short-term and long-term goals...

Playing Categories

The game of categories is an excellent party game...

Research Project Reviews

Third Year Students of the Department of Translation reviewed...

Practicing Cursive Handwriting

Technology is having an impact on learners’ handwriting ability. The decline of writing by...

A Workshop on Developing the Curriculum of BA program

The Departments of Translation and English at Cihan University-...

“Give them Happiness”

As a part of the charity activities entitled “Give...

“Watch_Think_Write”

Students of the translation department participated in a competition...

An Educational Trip to Kurdistan 24

The Department of Translation had an educational trip for...

An interactive session

Translation Department students had an interactive session with a...

Translating Wikipedia

Want to join improve translated works in Wikipedia and...

The first competition of Translation Department “I Challenge You”

The Department of Translation had its first 2018-2019 translation...

An Educational Trip to Rudaw Media Network

Practical implementation of concepts is the most effective tool...

Subtitling.

To enhance the practical contribution of students and to...

Placement Testing

To determine the English level of the new students...

Walk the Talk

Walk the Talk is a task based activity and...

A seminar entitled: Identity Issue in Postcolonial Literature

The Lecturer Dr. Saman Abdulqadir Hussein, the head of Translation...

Academic debate

 The academic debate competitions of student teams in the...

Key Teacher Interventions

Asst. Lecturer Frishta Muhammad Abdullah presented a seminar entitled...

A seminar entitled: The Application of Social Constructivist Approach to Translator Training Programs

The Asst. Lecturer Sirvan Abdolkhalagh Abdollah from Translation Department, presented...

Translating News

The Asst. Lecturer Sirvan Abdolkhalagh Abdollah from Translation Department, presented...

Audio-Visual Translation

Asst. Lecturer Fereydoon Rasouli presented a seminar entitled “Audio-Visual...

Media and Translation Workshop

A workshop entitled ‘The Importance of Translation in the...

A seminar entitled: The Crisis of Identity in Postcolonial Novel

The Lecturer Dr. Saman Abdulqadir Hussein, the head of...

Announcement

All dear First Year students, Department of Translation/ (Morning and Evening...

A Trainig Course in American English

Mr.Eugine Kabbe, a teaching staff member in the department...

Woman Swimming Competition

Saadat Musa Aziz who is a third year student...

Departments of English & Translation organized a debate between students

Departments of English & Translation organized a debate between...

Photography Exhibition

  First year students of the department  of English...

Teaching Pronunciation to Primary School Teachers

Head of English and Translation Departments Assistant lecturer Akram...

Announcement

Ayat I. Al-Bashar /First Year Student/Department of Translation /Day...

The Role of Media convergenece in Kurdish Dialects Rudaw Network Media as Samples

Assistant Lecturer Hunar M.hussein from the Department of Translation...

A Published Paper by Mr.Ary Ghazi

Asst.lecturer Ary Gazi from the department of Translation published...

Science Lessons of the English Training Course

Assistant lecturers Akram I.Danial(Head of English and Translation Departments),Mayyadah...

Teaching Math Classes

Assistant lecturer Mr. Mushtaq A.Jameel from the department of...

To Fourth Year Students/Dept. of Translation

To fourth year students(morning and evening studies /Translation Dept.)...

Announcement to Translation Department Students

This is to inform you that the following schedule...

Announcement to Fourth Year Students/ Dept. of Translation

This is to inform you that the following schedule...

Recent Activities Conducted by Translation Department

The Department of Translation in Cihan University is one...

workshop on Methods of Translation

On Thursday 22 nd of December ,2016.Assistant lecturer Saman...

workshop on The Need for a CLIL Approach in the Kurdistan Education System

On Thursday , the 8th of December,2016 Asst.lecturer Ary...

workshop on MechineTranslation: Applicability & Acceptability

With the attendance of staff members of English and...

Announcement to Fourth Year Students/ Dept. of Translation

The following list of research project titles is for...

workshop Culture and Language Learning

With the attendance of Dr. Imad Rifaat the head...

Cihan University participates in The 6th International Conference in Jordan

Assistant  Lecturer Mushtaq A. Jameel, College of Arts/ Dept....

Translation Department Mid-term examination`s time table

Midterm exams start on Sunday,13th of December,2015 for the...

Cihan University-Erbil president Launched the English Speaking Zone

Due to the presidency decision to enhance and improve...

Linguistic Print: A New Approach

Head of English and Translation Departments,Dr.Imad Raffat,delivered a seminar...

Math Lessons of the English Training Course

Some participants of the English Training Course started their...

Midterm Exams in the Department of Translation

Mid-Term Exams for the first semester (Morning and Evening...

Classroom Activities to Promote Speaking

Within the course of ` Listening and Speaking` and...

Implementing Effective Techniques in Teaching Science/Grade One

Based on the outline of the English Training Course...

Teaching Math Classes

Assistant lecturers Mushtaq Abdulla and Ziad Mohammed from the...

Using Technology to enhance Student`s Learning :Uses and Impact

Assistant lecturer Mr. Kamil M. Qoitassi  from the Department...

Translating Novels from English into Kurdish

Under the  supervision and editorial supports of  Assist Lecturer...

Connotation and Denotation

Under the supervision of Dr.Mohammed Salman,third year students from...

Semantics:Sense and Reference

Under the supervision of Dr.Mohammad Salman ,third year student...

Translation Department Students` Activity

Under the supervision of Dr.Mohammad Salman ,third year students ...

Theorizing the Hybrid:A Postcolonial Debate

Assistant lecturer Mr. Salman Adel delivered a seminar entitled...

Awarding Cermoney

 Dr.Imad Rifaat ,Chairman of the Council of College of...

Legal Translation

 With the attendance of Dr. Imad Rifaat the head...

The Use of Multimedia Technologies and their Effect on English Language Learning

Assistant Lecturer Kamil M. Qoitassi  from the Department of...

New Horizons in English Teaching

The second annual workshop for developing teaching methods and...

Translating English Existential `There` Sentences into Arabic

Assistant Professor Irfan Saeed presented a seminar entitled`Translating English...

Subtitling Translation

Dr.Mayyed Jumma presented a seminar entitled `Subtitling Translation` on...

A New Approach to the Study of Linguistics

Lecturer Dr. Mohammed Salman presented a seminar entitled” A...

Challenges of Interpretations

Assistant lecturer Mr.Ziad Tariq presented a seminar on interpretation...

Online Courses Translation Project

On the 22nd of February 2015,the Language Centre in...

Translation Department Workshop

 A workshop has been held by translation department staff...

Faculty of Arts & Letters Celebrates Opening of the Department of Translation

Members of the Faculty of Arts & Letters celebrated...

Phone

+9647507381000

Email

transdep@cihanuniversity.edu.iq