LT5631 - Corpora and Translation

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Linguistics and Translation
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester

LT5604, CTL5604
LT5603, CTL5603
LT5411, CTL5411
LT5628, CTL5628

Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

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

This course aims to study the potential for text corpora to be used in the field of translation. Students will acquire a critical understanding of relevant concepts and methods of corpora design, compilation and manipulation and will learn to apply them in translation studies and practice.

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

Tutorial assignments and discussion: 20%
Corpus design/development and criticism assignment: 30%
Critical translation study assignment or Translation assignment: 50%
Detailed Course Information


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