Translation and intercultural communication in the digital age

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Isit Paris pre-Ph.D Summer School 2021
Translation and intercultural communication in the digital age

100% online through the Microsoft Teams platform

From 15 to 28 july 2021

The ISIT pre-PhD school is more specifically aimed at Master’s chinese students who are fluent in French, but it is also open to Benke's final year students interested in research. Students from the French and translation departments are particularly welcome.

Level of French required : B2 certified by the French department of the students’ home universities


Language of teaching: French except for Dr. Takhar's course : New media literacy and digital communication (English).
Thematic fields : Translation and Intercultural communication

This scientific program includes :

- Thematic courses and research methodology (30h)
  • A methodological component: writing a thesis project, conducting documentary research
  • A disciplinary component: introduction to natural language processing (NLP), textometry, neural machine translation (NMT), computer-assisted translation (CAT), intercultural communication, digital communication, new media education
- FAP (French for Academic Purposes) courses (13h)

- Virtual visits to research laboratories (6h): Students will be able to meet Ph.D. advisors and Ph.D. students during the virtual visit of their research laboratories, the CLILLAC-ARP (University of Paris) and the PLIDAM (Inalco).

- Opening and closing ceremonies


€ 900 /student (preferential rates for registrations via a partner university or ISIT Alumni). 

Contacts :
Pascale ELBAZ, directrice scientifique de l'école pré-doctorale

Christian VARGAS ISLAS, chargé des partenariats internationaux