LT5604 - Translation Methodology

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Linguistics and Translation
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2015/16

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to give a first introduction to aspects of translation method (both in translation from Chinese to English and from English to Chinese), so as to equip students with a key understanding of commonly recurring translation problems and the various strategies or conceptual approaches that may be used to deal with them. It has a strongly practical focus.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Translation assignment from English-Chinese: 25%
Translation assignment from Chinese-English: 25%
Examination: 50%

Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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