LT3379 - Practical Translation

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Linguistics and Translation
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2021/22

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

The course aims to provide an intermediate-level training in translation between English and Chinese, with a view to strengthening students’ ability to discover ways to translate more accurately and appropriately. The focus is on hands-on translation practice. Students are encouraged to reflect on the various problems arising when translating a range of text-types, together with the various strategies that might be employed to solve such problems.

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

Continuous Assessment: 70%
Examination: 30%
Detailed Course Information


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