Practical Translation: Japanese
Students will undertake practical translation of a series of passages (equivalent to approximately 8000 words of prose) from Japanese into English and from English into Japanese. The translations will be accompanied by a commentary (of about 2000 words) detailing linguistic and cultural problems encountered in the translation process.
|Faculty||Faculty of Education and Arts|
|School||School of Humanities and Social Science|
Not currently offered
On successful completion of the course, students will:
- have demonstrated the ability to produce accurate and stylistically appropriate translation of text from Japanese into English and from English into Japanese
Students will undertake practical translation of a series of passages (supplied by the lecturer) from Japanese into English and from English into Japanese. The passages to be translated will be selected from a range of different genres of written language. The translations will be supervised by a lecturer in Japanese.
|Replacing Course(s)||replacing: LING6130 10 units LING6140 10 units LING6150 20 units|
|Assumed Knowledge||High level of competency in both languages (Japanese and English).|
|Modes of Delivery||Distance Learning : IT Based
|Teaching Methods||Individual Supervision|
|Course Materials||None listed|
|Timetable||2015 Course Timetables for JAPN6301|