Marta Márquez

Senior Lecturer in Spanish

Marta started at the department in 2009 as a Visiting Lecturer before joining the department as a lecturer in 2010. She has completed a Bachelor Degree in Translation and Interpreting at the University of Granada and has a Masters in Medical Translation from the University of Jaume I, Castellón (Spain). 

Qualifications

 

BA (University of Granada), MA (University of Jaume I) & PG Cert HE (University of Chester)

 

Teaching

Marta teaches on the core language module for first year (beginners) as well as the final year modules “Translation Techniques and Applications” and “Business in Spanish”. She also teaches Spanish at different levels in the evening classes that the department offers to adult students. Her teaching is complemented with the use of a wide range of internet resources as well as multimedia resources to incorporate updating material and cultural aspects to the class that brings learning to life.

Research

Marta’s research interests include the translation and adaptation of medical documents for lay people as well as the pedagogical theory and practice of teaching and learning in higher education.