Language Centre

Károly Adrienn, lecturer

Short number:
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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