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Translating Film Subtitles from French to English by John McKeane
8/16/2021 8:38 AM

I recently completed a project translating the subtitles of a French film, and thought it could be of interest to […]

La Puerta de Alcalá by Annie Streek (Winner YA Photo Competition)
12/18/2020 10:59 AM

Hola! My name is Annie, and I spent my Year Abroad in Madrid, Spain, where I worked in Recruitment for […]

Seville is truly enchanting by Alexandra Tilley (2nd Place YA Photo Competition)
12/18/2020 10:40 AM

‘Hi everyone, I’m Alexandra and I’m a final year Italian and Spanish student here at the University of Reading. My year […]

Sevilla tiene un color especial by Harry West (3rd Place YA Photo Competition)
12/18/2020 10:33 AM

Hey, I’m Harry West and I study Spanish and Economics. I was in Seville studying Filología Hispánica. It was something […]

Beyond exams and essays: Creative methods of assessment in the Department of Languages and Cultures
5/21/2020 9:57 AM

Our students have just finished choosing their modules for their second and final year, and one question they often ask […]

Beyond exams and essays: Creative methods of assessment in German studies
5/21/2020 8:54 AM

Our German section make wide use of different assessment formats which boost our students’ creativity, flexibility, promote dissemination of students’ […]

Shaping futures for modern languages in higher education

The Department of Languages and Cultures at the University of Reading is delighted to host the 11th annual conference in the Innovative Language Teaching and Learning at University series.

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Faces of Reading

Faces of Reading is an initiative which profiles staff from across the University. Our colleagues hold a wide variety of roles and hail from a richly diverse range of backgrounds. 

Mr Raul Marchena Magadan from the Department of Languages and Cultures features in Faces of Reading.

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Interested in studying a language degree? Get a feel for the University, meet our staff and students, join a subject taster session and explore our beautiful award-winning campus.

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