BA in Translation aims at empowering BA students with solid basics in theory and practice of translation by encouraging them to develop interlingual competence, which includes comprehension skills of the source and target languages, understanding of the social nature and social aspects of a language; promotes a systemic approach to the source and target languages; reveals the importance of terms in translation, their operating principles in translation text. The programme aims at the development of students' critical and creative attitudes to translation tasks, to text writing, processing and marketing; it pursues the principle of providing quality translation producs and ability of self-evaluation in individual and team tasks.
The first foreign language used in Translation BA is English, while the second language rotates every year between French, Italian, German and Spanish. Other languages are offered as well. For example, for the 2021 admission we also offer Norvegian, Latvian and LIthuanian Sign Language.