Department of Linguistics and Modern Languages

Ms S Opperman

College of Human Sciences
School of Arts
Department: Linguistics and Modern Languages
Postgraduate assistant
Tel: 012 429 6732


  • MA in Afrikaans (UP,1992)
  • Diploma in Translation (Unisa, 2001)
  • BA(Hons) Afrikaans (UP,1983)
  • BA (UP,1982)

Fields of academic interests

  • Translation ethics
  • South African literature
  • Herman Charles Bosman’s short stories

Field of Specialisation

  • Translation Studies
  • Literature
  • Translation from English into Afrikaans
  • Editing in English and Afrikaans