Language Centre

Károly Adrienn, lecturer

Ag D221.2

University Teacher in English


PhD in Translation Studies, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest (Hungary)

MA (Teacher of English Language and Literature, Certificate of Teaching Hungarian as a Foreign Langauge, University of Szeged, Hungary)

Special expertise:

Certified translator: English–Hungarian, Hungarian–English. Field: social sciences

Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA)

Publications (most recent):

2014. A fordítás és közvetítés változó szerepe az idegennyelv-oktatásban: a tudományos nézőpontok közeledése [The changing role of translation and language mediation in foreign language learning and teaching: converging disciplinary perspectives]. Modern Nyelvoktatás, 14(4). 19–34.

2014. Translating EU texts in the English BA programme: Exploring teachers’ views and practices. Working Papers in Language Pedagogy, 8. 62–79.

2014. Translation in foreign language teaching: A case study from a functional perspective. Linguistics and Education, 25. 90-107.

2012. Translation competence and translation performance: Lexical, syntactic and textual patterns in student translations of a specialized EU genre. English for Specific Purposes, 31(1), 36-46.

2011. Exploring learners’ needs and expectations: the role of translating EU texts in English undergraduate programmes. Working Papers in Language Pedagogy, 5, 58-85.



Street address:
Seminaarinmäki Campus,
Oppio building

Office hours: Mon-Fri 8-16


Postal address:
University Language Centre
P.O.Box 35
40014 University of Jyväskylä

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