Semester A 2017 - 18 courses offered by Department of Linguistics and Translation (LT)

Important notes for exchange students:

  1. Course availability is subject to confirmation.
  2. Course registration is subject to the approval by the concerned department.
  3. Students should select courses at level B2 to B4 and fulfill course pre-requisites if applicable.
  4. Students should take 12-18 credit units in a semester.
  5. Students wishing to take courses other than the prescribed list below can approach the respective departments for advice and registration upon their arrival at CityU. Enrolment of individual students at such courses are at the discretion of the respective teaching department.
  6. The schedule of the following list will be available in early August for Semester A and early Dec for Semester B. Students are advised to check their courses to avoid any time clash in courses and add/ drop courses within the list on their arrival.
Course Code Course Title Level Language of Instruction Requirement / Restriction Remarks
GE1132 Mind, Brain and Language: How Are Human Beings Special? B1 English
GE2125 The Bible: Its History, Literature, and Influence B2 English
LT2203 Language in Society B2 English Full
LT2204 Language and Mind B2 English Full
LT2229 Linguistics I B2 English Full
LT2321 Culture and Translation B2 English (supplemented by Chinese) Full
LT2341 Fundamentals of Translation B2 English and Chinese (Cantonese and/or Putonghua) Full
LT3210 Electronic Publishing B3 English Equivalent Courses: CTL3210 Electronic Publishing Full
LT3214 Phonology B3 English Prerequisites: CTL3212 Phonetics, LT3212 Phonetics
LT3233 Computational Linguistics B3 English Prerequisites: (i) CTL2231 Introduction to Language Technology, LT2231 Introduction to Language Technology and (ii) CTL2201 Introduction to Linguistics, LT2201 Introduction to Linguistics or CTL2229 Linguistics I, LT2229 Linguistics I or CTL2290 Introduction to Language Studies , LT2290 Introduction to Language Studies
LT3234 Language and Cognition B3 English Full
LT3322 Reading Bilingual Literature B3 English / Chinese (Cantonese or Putonghua) Full
LT3345 Discovering and Managing Terms B3 English / Chinese Full
LT3349 Legal Translation B3 English and Chinese (Cantonese and/or Putonghua) Prerequisites: CTL2341 General Translation, LT2341 General Translation or LLB students who have taken CTL3161 Legal Chinese or CAH3161 Legal Chinese
Equivalent Courses: CTL3349 Legal Translation
Full
LT3350 Translation for the Media B3 English / Chinese (Cantonese or Putonghua) Prerequisites: CTL2341 General Translation, LT2341 General Translation
Equivalent Courses: CTL3350 Translation for the Media
Full
LT3352 Scientific and Technical Translation B3 English / Chinese (Cantonese or Putonghua) Prerequisites: Translation and interpretation major
Equivalent Courses: CTL3352 Scientific and Technical Translation
Full
LT3503 German 3 B3 German supplemented by English Prerequisites: LT2502/CLA2502/EN2876 German 2 or LT2506/CLA2506 Intensive German 1 and 2
LT3603 Spanish 3 B3 Spanish supplemented by English Prerequisites: LT2602/CLA2602/EN2862 Spanish 2 or LT2606/CLA2606 Intensive Spanish 1 and 2
LT4223 Instrumental Phonetics B4 English Prerequisites: CTL3212 Phonetics, LT3212 Phonetics Full
LT4239 Conversation Analysis B4 English Prerequisites: CTL2201 Introduction to Linguistics, LT2201 Introduction to Linguistics or CTL2290Introduction to Language Studies, LT2290 Introduction
to Language Studies or CTL2229 Linguistics I, LT2229 Linguistics I
Full
LT4319 Advanced Audiovisual Translation B4 English (Supplemented by Chinese (Cantonese)) Full
LT4361 Specialized Translation in Commerce and Finance B4 English / Chinese (Cantonese)
LT4363 Specialized Translation for Government and Public Administration B4 English / Chinese
LT4380 Theory of Translation B4 English / Chinese (Cantonese or Putonghua) Prerequisites: CTL2341 General Translation, LT2341 General Translation

 

Remarks: B2 - Undergraduate courses (elementary level)
  B3 - Undergraduate courses (intermediate/advanced level)
  B4 - Undergraduate courses (advanced level)